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Signs & Symptoms Cancer

Signs and Symptoms

Cholangiocarcinoma is a rare cancer found in the tissue of the bile ducts. Tumors produce symptoms by blocking the bile ducts. Common symptoms may include:

  • Clay colored stools
  • Jaundice, which is a yellowing of the skin and eyes
  • Itching
  • Abdominal pain that may extend to the back
  • Loss of appetite
  • Unexplained weight loss
  • Fever
  • Chills

UCSF Health medical specialists have reviewed this information. It is for educational purposes only and is not intended to replace the advice of your doctor or other health care provider. We encourage you to discuss any questions or concerns you may have with your provider.