Treatment of cholangiocarcinoma complicating primary sclerosing cholangitis: the Mayo Clinic experience

  title={Treatment of cholangiocarcinoma complicating primary sclerosing cholangitis: the Mayo Clinic experience},
  author={Mushin Kaya and Piet C. de Groen and Paul Angulo and David M. Nagorney and Leonard L. Gunderson and Gregory J. Gores and Michael G. Haddock and Keith D. Lindor},
  journal={American Journal of Gastroenterology},
Objectives:The aims of this retrospective study were to assess the frequency with which we used different treatment modalities for patients with primary sclerosing cholangitis (PSC) and cholangiocellular carcinoma (CCA).METHODS:A total of 41 patients with known CCA complicating PSC with a median age of 49 yr (range, 27–75 yr) were identified from a group of 1009 patients (4%) with PSC seen over 10 yr at the Mayo Clinic.RESULTS:These patients received mainly five forms of treatment: 10 patients… 

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