Role of radical resection in patients with gallbladder carcinoma and jaundice

Chinese Medical Journal, 03/26/2012

Gallbladder carcinoma (GBC) with jaundice usually implies advanced stage disease and a poor prognosis for the patients. However, the findings indicate that as long as the patient’s condition allows, radical resection is still feasible for GBC patients with jaundice, and may achieve a prognosis close to those GBC patients without jaundice.

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