Bile duct cancer (cholangiocarcinoma) is a rare type of cancer. It causes symptoms such as jaundice and usually requires aggressive treatment.
Ampullary cancer involves a tumor that originates in the ampulla of Vater, where bile enters the duodenum. Reviewed by a board-certified physician.
Itchy skin may be a symptom or even the first sign of cancer. What cancers could be associated with itching and how can you cope?
Oncology is the field of medicine that addresses cancer. Learn about the oncology team, diagnosis, and treatment. Reviewed by a board-certified physician.
We don't know the exact cause, but risk factors for liver cancer include excessive alcohol, hepatitis B and C infections, and more. What should you know?
Lung, prostate, and colorectal cancers lead the list of the top 10 fatal cancers in men. Learn why and what other cancers round out this list.
Tumor markers are substances that can be used to monitor cancer. Learn about common biomarkers, how they are used, and their limitations.
Symptoms of liver cancer can include abdominal and shoulder blade pain, jaundice, and weight loss. Learn what warnings signs and complications may occur.
Cancer is not contagious in humans, though some infectious diseases can lead to cancer. In rare cases, cancer may be transmitted to another.
Gallbladder cancer is rare but is more common in those with other gallbladder conditions. Learn about how this type of cancer is diagnosed and treated.