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Extrahepatic bile duct cancer
Review Articles from PubMed
Although the treatment and diagnostic regimens of gall bladder carcinoma and extrahepatic bile duct cancer have improved over the past years, the outcome and overall survival as prognostic values still remain poor. Early tumor stages of gall bladder carcinoma are the only exception.
The dysfunction of p53 is the most common genetic alteration in human cancer. A variety of studies have investigated the clinicopathologic correlation of p53 and its impact on patient survival in different types of cancer. For extrahepatic bile duct cancer (EBDC), however, the results ...
This paper reviews the evidence for a relationship between oral contraceptive use and certain neoplasms: cancers of the kidney, colon and gallbladder (including the extrahepatic bile ducts) and tumours (benign or malignant) of the pituitary. Special reference is made to controlled ...
Editorials from PubMed
Research Articles from PubMed
The indications for extrahepatic bile duct (EHBD) resection remain a major controversy in the surgical management of patients with gallbladder cancer. On the other hand, perineural invasion (PNI) was reported as an important factor in patients with gallbladder cancer because gallbladder ...
Resected bile duct cancers often relapse during postoperative follow-up. The aim of this study was to detect predictors of early recurrence in patients with extrahepatic bile duct cancer.