Hepatopancreaticobilliary Malignancies

Hepatobiliary cancers include malignant or cancerous tumors originating in the cells of the liver, bile ducts, and gallbladder. The hepatobiliary system refers to the liver, bile ducts and gallbladder. These organs are essential for digestion and serve as important processing points for food, medicine, vitamins, minerals and toxins.

Symptoms

Signs and Symptoms Hepatopancreaticobilliary Malignancies-
Cancer that originally starts in the cells of the liver is known as hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) or hepatoma.
Many of the symptoms of hepatobiliary cancer are vague and hard to pinpoint, particularly in the earliest stages.
Not all cancer in the liver is considered liver cancer. For example, if you are diagnosed with cancer in another part of the body, and it spreads to your liver, it’s called metastatic cancer, Back pain, Abdominal pain, Abdominal mass etc

Treatment Options​

Hepatobiliary Cancer Treatment depending on the location of the tumor.
Treating Liver Cancer
*Partial surgical removal of the liver, if all the tumor can be
removed
*Chemotherapy
*Radiotherapy
*Liver transplantation

Treating Bile Duct Cancer

*Brachytherapy
*Radiotherapy
*Chemotherapy
*Liver transplantation