Pronunciation: (KLAT-skin TOO-mer)
Cancer that develops in cells that line the bile ducts in the liver, where the right and left ducts meet. It is a type of cholangiocarcinoma.
Source: NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms
Caption: Klatskin tumor. A tumor that forms in the common hepatic duct, the area where the right and left hepatic duct meet.2003-09-24 Date last modified: 2013-08-08