gallbladder cancer

GALLBLADDER CANCER (CARCINOMA)

Malignant neoplastic growth of gall bladder. Although uncommon, gallbladder cancer is the most common primary hepatobiliary carcinoma (cancer), is the fifth most common malignancy of the gastrointestinal (GI) tract, and predominantly affects older persons with long-standing cholecystolithiasis. Gallbladder epithelial tumors tend to behave similarly to other gastrointestinal (GI) adenocarcinomas. When the diagnosis is made incidentally […]