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Dictionary of Cancer Terms

View in Spanish: Cáncer de vesícula biliar localizado

Localized gallbladder cancer (LOH-kuh-lized GAWL-bla-der KAN-ser)
Cancer found only in the tissues that make up the wall of the gallbladder. Localized gallbladder cancer can be removed completely in an operation.



 
 
Source: National Cancer Institute Dictionary of Cancer Terms, available at www.cancer.gov/dictionary.