Lymphomas, sarcomas, and carcinoid tumors are not included
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Summary of Changes

T2 lesions have been divided into T2a and T2b.

T2a is defined as a tumor that invades the muscularis propria.

T2b is defined as a tumor that invades into subserosa.


Gastric Cancer Small Cell Carcinoma Papillary Adenocarcinoma Linitis Plastica Mucinous Cystadenocarcinoma 
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  1. 1.Executive OfficeChicagoUSA

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