Crucial Facts About Cholangiocarcinoma (Bile Duct Cancer)

5) Abdominal Pain

Abdominal pain

This symptom is not very frequent in the early stage of the disease. It is more common in advanced cholangiocarcinoma when the tumor is very large and creates pressure upon other structures and nerve terminals. The resulting abdominal pain is located in the right upper quadrant, usually felt as a dull ache.