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Polyp in the gallbladder can be incidental finding during ultrasound abdomen, which was done for other purpose. Gallbladder polyp includes cholesterol polyp (most common type), inflammatory polyp, adenoma, adenocarcinoma, and metastaic disease. The differentiaition of neoplastic and benign lessions is a primary problem. Sessile and larger than 1cm polyps are more likely to be malignant,. Computed tomography or EUS (Endoscopic ultrasound) may help in the differential diagnosis. For polyp greater than 1cm, cholecystecymoty is recommened in appropriate cohort., due to the potential for malignancy. Smaller polyp can be followed by interval ultrasound abdomen, looking for a change in size or appearance. Any opinion from fellow surgical collegaue with regard to management of gallbladder polyp???