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Understanding Your Diagnosis

  1. Abdominal Ultrasound

    Abdominal ultrasound is a procedure that uses sound wave technology to assess the organs, structures, and blood flow inside the abdomen.

  2. Can I Survive Bile Duct Cancer? What Is My Prognosis?
  3. Computed Tomography (CT or CAT) Scan of the Liver and Biliary Tract

    CT/CAT scans are more detailed than standard x-rays and are often used to assess the liver, gallbladder and bile ducts for for injuries, abnormalities, or disease.

  4. Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography

    Endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) is a procedure in which x-ray and an endoscope - a long, flexible, lighted tube - are used to assess and treat problems in the liver, gallbladder, bile ducts, and pancreas.

  5. How Does My Doctor Know I Have Bile Duct Cancer?
  6. I’ve Just Been Told I Have Bile Duct Cancer
  7. Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)

    Detailed information on magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), including information on how the procedure is performed

  8. Tests That Help Evaluate Bile Duct Cancer
  9. Understanding Your Stage of Bile Duct Cancer