Top 10 Clinical Trends for August 2015

Ryan Syrek

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August 21, 2015

#1 Clinical Trend: Bile Duct Tumor

The president of video game company Nintendo, Satoru Iwata, died 13 months after he underwent surgery to remove a tumor from his biliary tract. This thrust the condition into the spotlight, particularly the difficulty associated with treating bile duct tumors. No doubt physicians sought information about this rare cancer in the wake of this high-profile case.

For more in-depth clinical information, see Bile Duct Tumors.

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