• Gul Mohammad
  • S. Jamil-ur- Rahman
  • Aurang zeb


ABSTRACT:Seventy eases of Carcinoma of the Gall Bladder were diagnosed in a group of two thousandpatients who underwent the Hepatobiliary operations over a period of eleven years (1979-90), in theDistrict Headquarter Teaching Hospital, Abbottabad arc reviewed. The data covering symptoms,preoperative diagnosis, surgical treatment and prognosis were analysed and compared to the similardata in the literature. Both the results and the reasons for high mortality rate were discussed andimportance of early diagnosis is stressed.


Musser, J.H. Boston Med. and Surg. J. 1989; 121: 125.

Illingworth, C.F.W. Carcinoma of Call Bladder B.J.S., 1935; 3623:4.

Strohl, ILL., and Deffenbaugh, w.w. Carcinoma of Gall Bladder. Arch Surg. 1955; 70:772.

Kozoll, D.D. Carcinoma of Gall Bladder and Biliary' Ducts. Surg. Synae. Obstet. 1941. 873:40.

Marshall, S.K, O’Donnell. Primary carcinoma of Gall Bladder. Ann. Surg. 1957; 23:1014.

Horn, J., Moden, B., Sham, M. Cholelithiasis in Aetiology of Carcinoma of Gall Bladder. Lancet 12971;


Pack, T.G., Ariel, m.l. Treatment of cancer and applied diseases. Vol. 5 Paul B. Hockered. 1962; P:348.

Pamberton, I. B., Deffenbaugh, LAV. Surgical significance of Carcinoma Gall Bladder. Ann. J. Surg. 1971;


Robertson, W.a. and Carlisle, B.B. Primary Ca. of Gall Bladder. Ann. J. Surg. 197; 113: 738.

Most read articles by the same author(s)

1 2 > >>