NCI Definition: A morphologic variant of extrahepatic bile duct adenocarcinoma characterized by the presence of malignant glandular epithelium composed of clear cells. [1]

Disease Details

Clear Cell Bile Duct Adenocarcinoma, Clear Cell Adenocarcinoma of the Bile Duct, Bile Duct Clear Cell Adenocarcinoma, Clear Cell Adenocarcinoma of Bile Duct
Extrahepatic Bile Duct Adenocarcinoma


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 8. 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.