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What to ask your doctor about living with gallbladder cancer

Men and women discussing gallbladder cancer

Some questions you might ask your doctor

  • What is advanced cancer?
  • If I have problems eating, who can I go to for help?
  • Will I need a special diet?
  • Is there anything I shouldn’t eat?
  • Will I need any extra vitamins or other diet supplements?
  • How do I see a dietician?
  • Will I have any problems with my bowels?
  • Where can I get help with claiming benefits and grants?
  • What practical help is available?
  • Why did this happen to me?
  • Are my children at risk of getting cancer of the gallbladder?
  • Where can I get help dealing with my feelings?
  • Can you refer me for counselling?
  • Do I have to pay for counselling?
  • Could you refer me to a symptom control nurse or palliative care nurse?

 

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Updated: 24 June 2014