Research

Researchers at Mayo Clinic are studying new ways to diagnose and treat bile duct cancers. Bile duct cancer research is conducted as part of the Gastrointestinal Cancer Program and in coordination with the Mayo Clinic Cancer Center.

The Mayo Clinic Cancer Center receives funding from the National Cancer Institute (NCI) and is an NCI-designated comprehensive cancer center — recognition for an institution's scientific excellence and multidisciplinary resources focused on cancer prevention, diagnosis and treatment.

Research

See a list of publications on bile duct cancer by Mayo Clinic doctors on PubMed, a service of the National Library of Medicine.

July 02, 2016
References
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  3. Rizvi S, et al. Current diagnostic and management options in perihilar cholangiocarcinoma. Digestion. 2014;89:216.
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