Gallbladder Cancer—Patient Version


Gallbladder cancer is a rare cancer that is usually diagnosed late due a to lack of early signs and symptoms. It is sometimes found when the gallbladder is checked for gallstones or removed. Explore the links on this page to learn more about gallbladder cancer treatment and clinical trials.

For more information, view Gallbladder Cancer Symptoms, Tests, Prognosis, and Stages.


PDQ Treatment Information for Patients

Causes & Prevention

NCI does not have PDQ evidence-based information about prevention of gallbladder cancer.


NCI does not have PDQ evidence-based information about screening for gallbladder cancer.

Coping with Cancer

The information in this section is meant to help you cope with the many issues and concerns that occur when you have cancer.

Feelings and Cancer Adjusting to Cancer Support for Caregivers Survivorship Advanced Cancer Managing Cancer Care