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Treatment for advanced cancer

Treatment can help to reduce symptoms, make you feel better and sometimes can help you to live longer. Find out about the different treatments and about possible side effects.

Making decisions about treatment for advanced cancer

What treatment decisions have to be made when you have advanced gallbladder cancer.

Controlling the symptoms of advanced cancer

Find out about controlling the symptoms of advanced gallbladder cancer.

Pain control

There are many different ways of controlling pain if you have advanced gallbladder cancer.

Radiotherapy for advanced cancer

Radiotherapy uses high energy x-rays to treat cancer. Find out how you have it for advanced gallbladder cancer.

Chemotherapy for advanced cancer

Chemotherapy uses anti cancer (cytotoxic) drugs to destroy cancer cells. Find out about chemotherapy for advanced gallbladder cancer.

Surgery to relieve symptoms of advanced cancer

Find out about having surgery to relieve symptoms of advanced gallbladder cancer.

Last reviewed: 
26 Oct 2017

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