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What does AJCC stand for?

AJCC stands for American Joint Committee on Cancer

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Clinicopathologic features (age, sex, differentiation, and American Joint Committee on Cancer stage), genetic alterations (MSI and KRAS and BRAF mutations), and epigenetic alterations (10 individual methylation markers) were entered into a multivariate analysis to identify independent predictors of overall survival.
American Joint Committee on Cancer (AJCC)-- The AJCC Cancer Staging Handbook is considered the essential reference for oncologists, pathologists, surgeons, cancer registrars and other medical professionals to ensure that all those caring for cancer patients will be trained in the language of cancer staging.
Thompson was a key member of the 2002 American Joint Committee on Cancer Melanoma Staging Task Force that analyzed data and developed new staging systems for cutaneous melanoma based on analysis of 30,000 patients from melanoma treatment centers worldwide, more than one half of whom were from the Sydney Melanoma Unit.