Associated Genetic Biomarkers

Overview

NCI Definition: A carcinoma arising from the ampulla of Vater. The vast majority of cases are adenocarcinomas. Signs and symptoms include jaundice, abdominal pain, anorexia, nausea, vomiting, and weight loss. [1]

Significant Genes in Ampulla of Vater Carcinoma

ARID1A +

ATM +

ATR +

ATRX +

BARD1 +

BRCA1 +

BRCA2 +

BRIP1 +

C11ORF30 +

CDK12 +

CHEK1 +

CHEK2 +

ERBB2 +

ERCC2 +

ERCC3 +

ERCC4 +

ERCC5 +

ERCC6 +

FANCA +

FANCB +

FANCC +

FANCD2 +

FANCE +

FANCF +

FANCG +

FANCI +

FANCL +

FANCM +

HDAC1 +

HDAC2 +

KRAS +

MCPH1 +

MDM2 +

MDM4 +

MLF1 +

MLH1 +

MLH3 +

MRE11A +

MSH2 +

MSH3 +

MSH6 +

MUTYH +

NBN +

NPM1 +

PALB2 +

PARP1 +

PARP2 +

PMS1 +

PMS2 +

POLE +

PPP2R1A +

PPP2R2A +

PTEN +

RAD50 +

RAD51 +

RAD51B +

RAD51C +

RAD51D +

RAD54L +

SLX4 +

SMARCB1 +

STAG2 +

STK11 +

TP53 +

XRCC1 +

Disease Details

Synonyms
Ampullary Carcinoma, Ampulla of Vater Cancer, ampullary cancer, Pancreatobiliary carcinoma (NOS)
Parent(s)
Malignant Ampulla of Vater Neoplasm
Children
Ampulla of Vater Adenocarcinoma, Ampulla of Vater Mixed Adenoneuroendocrine Carcinoma, Ampulla of Vater Adenosquamous Carcinoma, Ampulla of Vater Squamous Cell Carcinoma, and Ampulla of Vater Small Cell Neuroendocrine Carcinoma
OncoTree Name
Ampullary Carcinoma
OncoTree Code
AMPCA

References

1. National Cancer Institute. NCI Thesaurus Version 18.11d. https://ncit.nci.nih.gov/ncitbrowser/ [2018-08-28]. [2018-09-21].

2. The AACR Project GENIE Consortium. AACR Project GENIE: powering precision medicine through an international consortium. Cancer Discovery. 2017;7(8):818-831. Dataset Version 6. This dataset does not represent the totality of the genetic landscape; see paper for more information.

3. All assertions and clinical trial landscape data are curated from primary sources. You can read more about the curation process here.