What are the FIGO criteria for stage IIIA cancer of the ovary, fallopian tube, and peritoneum?

Updated: Sep 03, 2019
  • Author: Shannon M Grabosch, MD; Chief Editor: from Memorial Sloan-Kettering - Yukio Sonoda, MD  more...
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Stage IIIA includes the following:

  • Stage IIIA1: (T1/2-N1-M0) Positive (cytologically or histologically proven) retroperitoneal lymph nodes only
  • Stage IIIA1(i) Metastasis up to 10 mm in greatest dimension
  • Stage IIIA1(ii) Metastasis more than 10 mm in greatest dimension
  • Stage IIIA2: (T3a2-N0/N1-M0) Microscopic extrapelvic (above the pelvic brim) peritoneal involvement with or without positive retroperitoneal lymph nodes

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