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The classification takes the following variables into account 1,2:
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Primary tumour (T)
Tx: primary tumour cannot be assessed
T0: no evidence of primary tumour
Tis: carcinoma in situ
T1a: 0.1-0.5 cm
T1b: 0.5-1.0 cm
T1c: 1.0- 2.0 cm
T2: 2-5 cm