Radiation therapy for the management of gallbladder cancer in India
Dr. BRA Institute Rotary Cancer Hospital, AIIMS, New Delhi-110029
BK Mohanti Dr. BRA Institute Rotary Cancer Hospital, AIIMS, New Delhi-110029
Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None
Currently there are no standard treatment guidelines for advanced GB cancer. Recent studies suggest that preoperative chemo radiotherapy or post operative radiation therapy may be associated with improved local control and modest survival benefit. More randomized trials can give definite answers to the exact role of pre and postoperative and palliative radiotherapy for this disease.