Klatskin tumor

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.

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  • Klatskin-Tumor — Ein Klatskintumor ist eine Sonderform des Gallengangskarzinoms (Syn. Klatskin Tumor, Cholangiozelluläres Karzinom, Cholangiokarzinom), histologisch meistens ein Adenokarzinom, im Kindesalter ein embryonales Rhabdomyosarkom. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Klatskin tumor — Infobox Disease Name = PAGENAME Caption = DiseasesDB = 31517 ICD10 = C24.0 ICD9 = ICD9|156.1 ICDO = M8162/3 OMIM = MedlinePlus = eMedicineSubj = med eMedicineTopic = 2705 MeshID = D018285A Klatskin tumor, also known as Hilar Cholangiocarcinoma,… …   Wikipedia

  • Klatskin tumor — Klats·kin tumor (klatsґkin) [Gerald Klatskin, American internist, 1910–1986] hilar cholangiocarcinoma …   Medical dictionary

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  • Klatskin — Gerald, U.S. internist; (died 1988). See K. tumor …   Medical dictionary

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  • (Tumor de) Klatskin — Es un colangiocarcinoma hiliar …   Diccionario de siglas médicas y otras abreviaturas

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  • Warthin's tumor — Classification and external resources This Warthin s tumor presented as a parotid mass in a middle aged male, who underwent superficial parotidectomy. The tumor, at the right of the image, is well demarcated from the adjacent parotid tissue and… …   Wikipedia

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