NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms

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intrahepatic bile duct cancer
(IN-truh-heh-PA-tik bile dukt KAN-ser)
A rare cancer that forms in the bile ducts inside the liver. A bile duct is a tube that carries bile (fluid made by the liver) between the liver and gallbladder and the small intestine. Only a small number of bile duct cancers are intrahepatic.