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The Bile Duct is a system of small tubes that stretch from the liver to the small intestine. The purpose of the Bile Duct is to transport a fluid called Bile from the liver and Gallbladder to the small intestine.
Cholangiocarcinoma or Bile Duct Cancer is when cells in your Bile Duct grow out of control. About 10% to 20% Percent of all Liver Cancers start in the Bile Ducts. There are 3 main types of cancers that
can form here. Their names depend on their position in the Bile Duct. These are: