Bile duct cancer (cholangiocarcinoma)
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Bile duct cancer (cholangiocarcinoma) is a cancer that's found anywhere in the small tubes that connect the different organs in the digestive system.
Symptoms of bile duct cancer include jaundice, losing weight, feeling tired, having a high temperature, feeling or being sick, and tummy pain.
Anyone can get bile duct cancer. You may be more likely to get it if you are over 65 or have a medical condition, such as liver cirrhosis.
Bile duct cancer is often treatable. Your treatment plan will depend on your situation. It may include surgery, chemotherapy and radiotherapy.
Page last reviewed: 05/05/2020
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