[A case of initially unresectable gallbladder cancer with surgical resection after chemotherapy with gemcitabine].

@article{Murakami2013ACO,
  title={[A case of initially unresectable gallbladder cancer with surgical resection after chemotherapy with gemcitabine].},
  author={Sae Murakami and Tetsuo Ajiki and Kenta Shinozaki and Yuko Z. Yoshida and Izuru Ohtsubo and Taro Okazaki and Tadahiro Goto and Sadaki Asari and Makoto Shinzeki and Masahiro Kido and Ippei Matsumoto and Takumi Fukumoto and Yonson Ku},
  journal={Gan to kagaku ryoho. Cancer & chemotherapy},
  year={2013},
  volume={40 12},
  pages={1744-6}
}
A 75-year-old woman was admitted to our hospital with elevated serum hepatic enzyme levels. After evaluation with imaging studies, she was diagnosed as having gallbladder cancer, which had invaded the liver and hepatic artery, with lymph node metastases. The tumor was considered unresectable, and the patient received chemotherapy with gemcitabine (GEM)alone… CONTINUE READING