stage III distal extrahepatic bile duct cancer

Pronunciation: (... DIS-tul EK-struh-heh-PA-tik bile dukt KAN-ser)

Cancer has spread to the large vessels that carry blood to the organs in the abdomen. Cancer may have spread to nearby lymph nodes.

Source: NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms

2005-04-23 Date last modified: 2012-09-06Bile Duct Cancer (Cholangiocarcinoma) TreatmentTratamiento del cáncer de vías biliares (colangiocarcinoma)