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What is Malignant Jaundice?

What is Malignant Jaundice?

  • Malignant Jaundice: Jaundice due to an obstruction or blockage in one of the bile ducts by a tumor. Bile ducts are vessels which carry bile from the liver to the digestive system or gallbladder.

Malignant Jaundice: Introduction

Types of Malignant Jaundice:

Broader types of Malignant Jaundice:

How serious is Malignant Jaundice?

Prognosis of Malignant Jaundice: Highly variable and depends on factors such as the type, location and size of tumor. Blockage of the bile ducts can be life-threatening if not treated.
Complications of Malignant Jaundice: see complications of Malignant Jaundice

What causes Malignant Jaundice?

Causes of Malignant Jaundice: see causes of Malignant Jaundice

What are the symptoms of Malignant Jaundice?

Symptoms of Malignant Jaundice: see symptoms of Malignant Jaundice

Complications of Malignant Jaundice: see complications of Malignant Jaundice

Malignant Jaundice: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Malignant Jaundice.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Malignant Jaundice.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Malignant Jaundice: Hepatologist, Oncologist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Malignant Jaundice.
Treatments for Malignant Jaundice: see treatments for Malignant Jaundice
Research for Malignant Jaundice: see research for Malignant Jaundice

Name of Malignant Jaundice

Main name of condition: Malignant Jaundice


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