Definition of Locoregional metastasis

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


Last Editorial Review: 5/13/2016

Cancer 101 Pictures Slideshow: A Visual Guide to Understanding Cancer

Search MedTerms:


Back to MedTerms online medical dictionary A-Z List
Pill Identifier Tool

Need help identifying pills and medications?
Use the pill finder tool on RxList.

Health Solutions From Our Sponsors