Surgery is the main treatment for gallbladder cancer. There are different types of operation to remove the cancer or control symptoms.
Surgery is the main treatment for gallbladder cancer. There are many possible types of operations to remove the cancer.
Find out about what you need to take in, what to expect and how to prepare to make it less stressful.
What happens before surgery, the people you’ll meet and the exercises you need to do.
Find out what happens on the day of surgery, including about having an anaesthetic.
Read about how you’ll feel after your surgery and possible problems that might come up.
You might have surgery to unblock a bile duct and relieve symptoms such as jaundice. This is called palliative surgery.