Cholangiocarcinoma Symptoms

By | May 4, 2012

Cholangiocarcinoma symptoms, clinical manifestations of cholangiocarcinoma summed up in four major symptoms: jaundice, abdominal pain, skin itching and other symptoms:
1, bile duct cause skin itching
Can occur in either before or after the jaundice can also be accompanied by other symptoms such as tachycardia, bleeding tendency, spiritual Weidun, fatigue, and fatty diarrhea, abdominal distension, skin itching due to increased levels of bilirubin in the blood, stimulate the skin peripheral nerve Erzhi.
2, jaundice bile duct
Lack of typical symptoms of patients with early bile duct cancer, most patients in treatment for jaundice, jaundice bile duct symptoms of the earliest and most important, about 90% to 98% of cholangiocarcinoma patients have varying degrees of skin, sclera jaundice. Jaundice is characterized by progressive increase deepened, and mostly painless, fluctuating jaundice small number of patients. The upper bile duct jaundice earlier, the lower the buffer gallbladder bile duct due to jaundice may occur later.
3, the bile duct of the abdominal pain
About half of the patients had right upper quadrant pain pain or discomfort, weight loss, loss of appetite and other symptoms, these symptoms are often regarded as an early warning symptoms of bile duct cancer. The beginning of abdominal pain, similar to cholelithiasis, cholecystitis. According to clinical observation, the incidence of cholangiocarcinoma is only 3 months can suffer from abdominal pain and jaundice.
4 bile duct cancer symptoms, other symptoms of cholangiocarcinoma
Accompanied by jaundice, abdominal pain and other symptoms, there will be such as nausea, vomiting, weight loss, dark urine, yellow, such as soy sauce or tea samples, stool color yellow or clay-color, etc., advanced tumor ulceration, can occur when hemobilia black stools, fecal occult blood test was positive, fraudulent claims, there may be anemia; can occur when there is enlargement of the liver metastasis, liver cirrhosis, as embolism.

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