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Discussion BoardHi Shane was posted 06/14/2008 03:02 pm by Carole
So sorry that you find yourself in this predicament. From what I've read,
polyps greater than 1 cm have a greater change of developing into a
malignancy, but that doesn't mean it is already cancer. Please keep in mind
that gallbladder cancer is extremely RARE. So, maybe this is just a benign
polyp. And if it is cancerous, but hasn't punctured the gallbladder wall, it
is still in the early stages. If it is cancerous and confined to the
gallbladder, I've read that the stats dramatically improve and that better
outcomes are obtained for those who have the bed in the liver where the
gallbladder rests treated prophylactically to reduce the likelihood of any
microscopic cells. Take it on hour at a time, good luck, and let us know how
it turns out! You have alot to live for!
Good luck and God bless!
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