Postcholecystectomy - Cancer Risk

Reasons To Avoid Getting Gallbladder Removed

The gallbladder is a small pear shaped organ located near the lower border of liver. The bile which is secreted by the liver and which is essential for the digestion of fat in the small intestine is stored in the gallbladder. Gallbladder — A Small Pear Shaped Organ Gallbladder disease includes stone formation and infection. In many […]

Cholecystectomy and the risk of alimentary tract cancers: A systematic review

Abstract AIM: To investigate the association between cholecystectomy and gastro-intestinal tract (GIT) cancers. METHODS: We conducted a systematic review according to the PRISMA guidelines. A MEDLINE search was performed with predefined search criteria for English Language articles on the association between cholecystectomy and GIT cancers. Additional articles were retrieved by manual search of references. All […]