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Dr. Mark Hoepfner
39 years experience General Surgery
Avoidance: Best to treat the problem & avoid the attacks. Avoid fried fatty greasy foods. Take something like Ibuprofen if having discomfort. If the pains contin ... Read More

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May not be gallstone: Typically several hours after meals because the food is entering the small intestine and the gallbladder is secreting bile. https://patient.info/heal ... Read More
Dr. Jeffrey Clemens
37 years experience General Surgery
Fat in meals: Gallbladder attacks often follow eating a fatty meal, pizza, fried chicken, french fries, that sort of thing. The fat has to be absorbed into the bloo ... Read More
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Dr. John Fung
Dr. John Fung answered
39 years experience General Surgery
Tylenol, (acetaminophen) rest, MD: The gallbladder normally stores bile made in the liver, for use during digestion, where the bile assists in absorption of fats. A gallbladder "attack ... Read More
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Dr. Erik Borncamp
25 years experience Wound care
Relaxation: Pain is often intensified by ones perception of it. If one spends evry hour focused on the pain and stressed about the pain the pain can be more pain ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Shyamali Singhal
24 years experience General Surgery
Surgery: Biliary colic is due to stones in the gallbladder that obstruct the duct. It is extremely painful. Sometimes a lowfat diet and nothing to eat except ... Read More
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Uyeda
45 years experience General Surgery
Oily or greasy: foods that are high in fat content stimulate contraction of gallbladder to secrete digestive enzymes. So yes ingestion of these foodscan precipitate ... Read More
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Andrew Hoffman
35 years experience General Surgery
Hard to answer: Worth investigating with your doctor. If you have jaundice (yellow skin or eyes) there could be a retained stone. If you have an ulcer, symptoms might ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Randall Zuckerman
25 years experience General Surgery
Gallbladder attack: A gallbladder attack occurs when a stone blocks the exit from the gallbladder. The gallbladder continues to squeeze and that is what causes pain. Trea ... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Keith Monson
23 years experience General Surgery
Upper abdominal pain: Pain in the right or middle of the upper abdomen, often radiating to the back, is the most common symptom. This is often worse after eating, especial ... Read More
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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
56 years experience General Surgery
Yes: Possible to have gall stones at the age of 16 or even younger , but not a frequent problem ( rare )
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Dr. Chris Oh
Dr. Chris Oh answered
21 years experience Internal Medicine
Surgery: Once acute episode is over you need surgery referral for laparoscopic cholecystectomy. Also need comprehensive blood test and ultrasound.
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