The Role of Endoscopy in the Evaluation and Treatment of Patients with Biliary Neoplasia

This is a clinical practice guideline for adult patients with suspected biliary neoplasia. The guideline reviews evaluation and treatment options of biliary neoplasia including cholangiocarcinoma, gallbladder polyps, and adenocarcinoma of the gallbladder. Recommendations are provided for radiologic imaging and endoscopic approaches. Outcomes of interest include sensitivity, specificity of diagnostic procedures, and safety and effectiveness of endoscopic procedures.