Optimal surgical treatment for patients with pT2 gallbladder cancer.

BACKGROUND/AIMS Wall invasion is one of the significant prognostic factors of gallbladder cancer (GBC). Even extended surgery associated with hepatectomy does not always improve the prognosis of pathological T2 (pT2) (the tumor invades perimuscular connective tissue pathologically) GBC patients. The purpose of this study was to identify factors associated… CONTINUE READING