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The Prevention of Gallbladder Cancer

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Key Findings

  • There is strong evidence that excess body fat increases risk for this cancer.

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PREVENTABILITY

 

Gallbladder cancer Prevention
22% of US gallbladder cancers – about 2,500 cases – can be prevented by being a healthy weight.

 Diet, Nutrition, Physical Activity and Gallbladder Cancer

Source: AICR/WCRF Continuous Update Project Report: Gallbladder Cancer, 2015
STRENGTH OF CURRENT EVIDENCE DECREASES
RISK
INCREASES
RISK
     
PROBABLE
Effect on Risk:
   Body fatness