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bile duct

[′bīl ‚dəkt]
(anatomy)
Any of the major channels in the liver through which bile flows toward the hepatic duct.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Family flowers only please, donations if desired to AMMF Charity, to benefit Bile Duct Cancer Research, may be sent c/o The Co-operative Funeralcare, 184 Ansty Road, Coventry, CV2 3EX Tel:02476 650 619 REDFERN George Sadly passed away at Myton Hospice on 17th June 2018 aged 94 years, after an illness stoically borne.
It is estimated that there will be approximately 41,000 new cases of liver and intrahepatic bile duct cancer and 29,000 deaths from these diseases in the US this year.
[ClickPress, Fri Aug 14 2015] Global Markets Direct's, 'Bile Duct Cancer (Cholangiocarcinoma) - Pipeline Review, H1 2015', provides an overview of the Bile Duct Cancer (Cholangiocarcinoma)'s therapeutic pipeline.
Irene Williams, 58, from Kirkby, is the first patient to take part in the international trial of the drug Amphinex, which is offering hope to patients with inoperable bile duct cancer. But, because the drug reacts to light, she had to stay away from the sun.
Bodreau, 44, died Monday, August 5, 2013, in his home surrounded by his family following a courageous year-long battle with bile duct cancer. He is survived by his children, Spencer and Dalton Bodreau of Oxford; his former spouse, Dendra Lee Bodreau of Oxford; his longtime partner, Vicky A.