Overview of Gallbladder Cancer
Gallbladder cancer is when cells in the gallbladder change and grow out of control. This type of cancer is rare. There are several types of gallbladder cancer and the most common is adenocarcinoma.
Gallbladder Cancer Treatment
Your digestive system is intricate and complex. Cancers of the gallbladder can be complicated to diagnose and treat, so managing these cancers takes teamwork and skill. Baylor Scott & White offers the expertise and advanced treatment options necessary to care for all stages of your gallbladder cancer.
Your treatment plan will be determined by your care team based on age, medical history, type and stage of gallbladder cancer, and personal preferences. Options may include:
Specialized Centers for Gallbladder Cancer Care
Baylor Scott & White Vasicek Cancer Treatment Center – Temple, located in Temple, Texas, offers an integrated care team for gastrointestinal cancer. The multidisciplinary group of physicians on the medical staff has the specialized training and the experience necessary to diagnose, evaluate and treat cancers in the GI tract.