Incidentally detected gallbladder cancer- the controversies and algorithmic approach to management.

@article{Rathanaswamy2012IncidentallyDG,
  title={Incidentally detected gallbladder cancer- the controversies and algorithmic approach to management.},
  author={Sivaprakash Rathanaswamy and Sanjeev Misra and V. Saroj Kumar and Chintamani and Jaipalreddy R. Pogal and Akash Agarwal and Sameer Gupta},
  journal={The Indian journal of surgery},
  year={2012},
  volume={74 3},
  pages={
          248-54
        }
}
Incidentally discovered gallbladder cancer (IGBC) is defined as the gallbladder cancer (GBC) diagnosed during or after the cholecystectomy done for unsuspected benign gallbladder disease. Laparoscopic cholecystectomy (LC) is the most common procedure performed for benign gallbladder disease worldwide. Majority of GBC patients have associated gallstones. With the advent of ultrasonography more patients are being diagnosed with gallstones and are being subjected to cholecytectomy. IGBC is found… CONTINUE READING
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