Is cholecystectomy a reasonable treatment option for simple gallbladder polyps larger than 10 mm?

@article{Park2015IsCA,
  title={Is cholecystectomy a reasonable treatment option for simple gallbladder polyps larger than 10 mm?},
  author={Hye Yon Park and Se Hoon Oh and Kwang Hyuck Lee and Jong Kyun Lee and Kyu Taek Lee},
  journal={World journal of gastroenterology},
  year={2015},
  volume={21 14},
  pages={
          4248-54
        }
}
AIM To determine the relevance of the 10-mm size criterion of the generally accepted surgical indication for gallbladder polyps (GBPs). METHODS We collected data of patients who were confirmed to have GBPs through cholecystectomy at Samsung Medical Center between January 1997 and December 2012. Among the patients who underwent cholecystectomy for GBP, those with a definite evidence for malignancy such as adjacent organ invasion, metastasis on preoperative imaging studies, polyp larger than 20… CONTINUE READING
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