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Table 1 Reported cases of conversion therapy for initially unresectable locally advanced gallbladder cancer

From: Locally advanced gallbladder cancer treated with effective chemotherapy and subsequent curative resection: a case report

Case Year Author Age Sex Reasons for unresectability Chemotherapy Operation Stage Curability Survival after surgery (months) Status
1 2013 Kato 57 F Arterial invasion GEM Right hepatectomy, caudate lobectomy, bile duct resection IVa R0 42 Alive
2 2013 Kato 57 F Arterial invasion GEM Right hepatectomy, caudate lobectomy, bile duct resection IVa R1 18 Dead
3 2013 Kato 57 F Arterial invasion, portal vein invasion GEM S4a + 5, bile duct resection IVa R1 19 Dead
4 2013 Kato 61 M Arterial invasion GEM S4a + 5, bile duct resection IVa R1 8 Dead
5 2014 Einama 60 F Arterial invasion S-1 Right hepatectomy, bile duct resection IVa R0 30 Alive