NCI Definition: A primary or metastatic malignant tumor involving the ureter. The majority are carcinomas. -- 2003 [1]

Disease Details

Malignant Ureter Tumor, Malignant Neoplasm of Ureter, Malignant Tumor of the Ureter, Malignant Neoplasm of the Ureter, Malignant Tumor of Ureter, Malignant Ureteral Neoplasm, Malignant Ureteral Tumor
Ureter Neoplasm
Ureter Carcinoma, Ureter Lymphoma, and Regional Malignant Ureter Neoplasm


1. National Cancer Institute. NCI Thesaurus Version 18.11d. https://ncit.nci.nih.gov/ncitbrowser/ [2018-08-28]. [2018-09-21].

2. The AACR Project GENIE Consortium. AACR Project GENIE: powering precision medicine through an international consortium. Cancer Discovery. 2017;7(8):818-831. Dataset Version 8. This dataset does not represent the totality of the genetic landscape; see paper for more information.

3. All assertions and clinical trial landscape data are curated from primary sources. You can read more about the curation process here.