Gallbladder cancer preventability statistics
Gallbladder cancer incidence
In the UK in 2013, 1,932 cases of cancer of the gallbladder were diagnosed.
Of these cancer cases, 835 were in men and 1,097 were in women.
Gallbladder cancer mortality
In the UK in 2013, there were 790 deaths from cancer of the gallbladder.
Of these deaths, 269 were men and 521 were women.
Scientists estimate the following proportion of cases of cancer of the gallbladder could be prevented in the UK through healthy changes:
|Lifestyle factor||Increase or decrease risk?||Approximate % preventable|