stage 0 perihilar extrahepatic bile duct carcinoma in situ
Pronunciation: (... PAYR-ee-HY-ler EK-struh-heh-PA-tik bile dukt KAR-sih-NOH-muh in SY-too)
Abnormal cells are found in the innermost layer of tissue lining the perihilar extrahepatic bile duct (where the bile duct leaves the liver). These abnormal cells may become cancer and spread into nearby normal tissue.
Source: NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms2012-09-06Bile Duct Cancer (Cholangiocarcinoma) TreatmentTratamiento del cáncer de vías biliares (colangiocarcinoma)