Top answers from doctors based on your search:
Disclaimer

3 mm gallbladder polys

A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mark Hoepfner
38 years experience General Surgery
Unknown: I no of no known cause of gallbladder polyps, which tend to be uncommon in the first place. Sometimes these are found to actually be cholesterol cryst ... Read More
Dr. Neria Hebbar
Specializes in General Surgery
Many causes: Polyps less than 1 cm are almost always benign. Multiple mucosal polyps are generally due to cholesterol deposits (condition called choleserolosis) a ... Read More
1
1 thank

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month
A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Stump the chimp: Can't tell from the numbers. Lot's of diseases could do this. If we could tell from the numbers there would be no need to perform a biopsy. Biopsy s ... Read More
1
1 thank
A male asked:
Dr. Herve Dumont
A Verified Doctor answered
A US doctor answered Learn more
Remove gallbladder: I recommend remove the gallbladder to prevent further stomach pain.
A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Herman Hammerstead
A Verified Doctor answered
A US doctor answered Learn more
Yes: I would consult a gastroenterologist for either an MRCP or ERCP
1
1 thank
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Hoepfner
38 years experience General Surgery
Maybe: I assume you had laparoscopic surgery, as an open surgery has a larger incision ; longer healing phase. Pains that come ; go are normal after any surg ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. Crystal Twynham
32 years experience General Surgery
Very normal: When surgeons remove the gallbladder through little incisions (laparoscopy), the muscles of the abdomen are greatly stretched from gas inside the bell ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 60-year-old female asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
55 years experience General Surgery
Speak to the surgeon: Most of the time elective ( non urgent ) surgery will be cancelled and rescheduled , speak to your surgeon , after evaluation surgeon and anesthesiolo ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bonnie Bock
46 years experience Infectious Disease
No: Diarrhea after gall bladder surgery. Is usually not normal , and may be minor or severe. If persistent o or severe, a call or appointment to see ... Read More
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tracy Berg
31 years experience General Surgery
Ruq discomfort: A prior cholecystectomy protects you from gallbladder infection. However several possible diagnoses: stones or scar in your common duct, ulcer, gastr ... Read More
1
1 thank
A male asked:
Dr. Zbigniew Moszczynski
28 years experience General Surgery
Yes: Hida scan has a high false positive rate, and is often unreliable. Therefore, it should be viewed in the context of other findings like ultrasound, li ... Read More

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month

People also searched for:

Connect by text or video with a U.S. board-certified doctor now — wait time is less than 1 minute!
Unlimited visits
$10/month