Bile duct carcinoma

Known as: bile cancer duct, cancer bile duct, CARCINOMA OF BILE DUCT 
A malignant tumor arising from the epithelium of the intrahepatic or extrahepatic bile duct. Carcinomas that arise from the intrahepatic bile ducts… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
OBJECTIVE Conventional therapies are still unsuccessful in patients with carcinoma arising from the biliary tract. Somatic… (More)
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Review
2006
Review
2006
Gallstones are common in Western countries and Japan. Most gallstones are found in the gallbladder, but they sometimes pass… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND & AIMS Because the mechanisms leading to bile duct damage in sclerosing cholangitis are unknown, we aimed to determine… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
So far some nuclear receptors for bile acids have been identified. However, no cell surface receptor for bile acids has yet been… (More)
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Review
2003
Review
2003
The synthesis and excretion of bile acids comprise the major pathway of cholesterol catabolism in mammals. Synthesis provides a… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND & AIMS The effects of ursodeoxycholic acid (UDCA) in biliary obstruction are unclear. We aimed to determine the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Bile acids regulate the transcription of genes that control cholesterol homeostasis through molecular mechanisms that are poorly… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND Carriers of germline mutations in the BRCA2 gene are known to be at high risk of breast and ovarian cancers, but the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
Extensive liver resection for hilar bile duct carcinoma with jaundice has high morbidity and mortality rates because of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
From 1979 through 1989, surgical resection was performed in 55 of 66 patients with carcinoma of the hepatic hilus after improving… (More)
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