Surgical treatment of advanced gallbladder cancer.

  title={Surgical treatment of advanced gallbladder cancer.},
  author={Guang Cai Niu and Chang Ming Shen and Wei Cui and Qiang Hua Li},
  journal={American journal of clinical oncology},
  volume={38 1},
OBJECTIVE Radical lymph node dissection in surgery for advanced gallbladder cancer is controversial. The purpose of this study is to evaluate the different extent of lymph node dissection for N2 stage gallbladder cancer patients. PATIENTS AND METHODS A retrospective analysis was made of 60 patients with N2 stage who underwent standard regional lymphadenectomy (SRLN) and extended regional lymphadenectomy (ERLN). Between September 2000 and June 2011, 60 advanced gallbladder cancer patients with… CONTINUE READING
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