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Bile Duct Cancer

  • By: Jennifer Hellawell
  • In: Encyclopedia of Global Health
  • Edited by: Yawei Zhang
  • Subject:Public Health (general), Public Health Education & Health Promotion

Bile duct cancer, or cholangiocarcinoma, is a troublesome form of cancer because the bile duct plays a central role in the transport and storage of bile and in helping the body to digest certain nutrients and clear waste products. The gall ...

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