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Biliary Tract Diseases

Known as: Tract Disease, Biliary, Biliary Tract Diseases [Disease/Finding], Unspecified disorder of biliary tract 
Diseases in any part of the BILIARY TRACT including the BILE DUCTS and the GALLBLADDER.
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Review
2020
Review
2020
Biliary tract cancers constitute approximately 3% of gastrointestinal malignancies with poor prognosis. Surgical therapy is the… Expand
Review
2020
Review
2020
BACKGROUND Effective treatments for patients with cholangiocarcinoma after progression on gemcitabine-based chemotherapy are… Expand
Review
2019
Review
2019
Biliary tract cancer, including cholangiocarcinoma (CCA) and gallbladder cancer (GBC) are rare tumours with a rising incidence… Expand
Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Evaluation of: Valle J, Wasan H, Palmer DH et al. Cisplatin plus gemcitabine versus gemcitabine for biliary tract cancer. N. Engl… Expand
Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
BACKGROUND There is no established standard chemotherapy for patients with locally advanced or metastatic biliary tract cancer… Expand
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Review
2006
Review
2006
Guidelines for clinical practice are intended to suggest preferable approaches to particular medical problems as established by… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Acute pancreatitis is an acute inflammatory process of the pancreas mainly due to biliary obstruction or alcohol consumption… Expand
Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Primary biliary cirrhosis (PBC) is one of the most common chronic cholestatic liver diseases affecting the adult population. The… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
BACKGROUND Endoscopic sphincterotomy is commonly used to remove bile-duct stones and to treat other problems. We prospectively… Expand
Review
1991
Review
1991
Despite its relative safety (in comparison with surgery), and undoubted role in many clinical circumstances, biliary… Expand