Locoregional metastasis

Cancer 101: Cancer Explained

Medical Definition of Locoregional metastasis

Locoregional metastasis: Metastasis (spread) of a cancer only within the region in which it arose. In contrast to systemic metastasis.


Quick GuideUnderstanding Cancer: Metastasis, Stages of Cancer, and More

Understanding Cancer: Metastasis, Stages of Cancer, and More

Subscribe to MedicineNet's Cancer Report Newsletter

By clicking Submit, I agree to the MedicineNet's Terms & Conditions & Privacy Policy and understand that I may opt out of MedicineNet's subscriptions at any time.

Reviewed on 5/13/2016

Health Solutions From Our Sponsors