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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paxton Daniel
38 years experience Radiology
Porcelain: Gallbladder refers to extensive calcium encrustation of the gallbladder wall. The term porcelain gallbladder has been used to emphasize the blue disco ... Read More

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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Pack
Dr. Mark Pack answered
30 years experience General Surgery
Possibly: A porcelain gallbladder is the calcification of the gallbladder. The exact cause is not clear. It is a variant of chronic cholecystitis. Inflammation ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Kuhnke
39 years experience General Surgery
Porcelain GB: Calcification in the gallbladder wall, called porcelain gallbladder, is a sign of chronic, albeit indolent cholecystitis.Many gallstones, seen in the ... Read More
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A 50-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rodolfo Furigay
59 years experience General Surgery
Stone in gallbladder: Calcification in the gall bladder may indicate a gallstone and if you have symptoms or if you are diabetic, the gallbladder should be remove.
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joyce Pastore
28 years experience Internal Medicine
Gall bladder: Distension of the gall bladder may be due to improper emptying. See a gastroenterologist for expert advice.
A 50-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Ginsburg
11 years experience Interventional Radiology
Making sure its not : The calcification, if not a mobile stone, may represent mural calcification (gallbladder wall calcification), porcelain gallbladder, rare condition be ... Read More
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A 67-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Ziring
21 years experience Pediatric Gastroenterology
There are: Calcium oxalate type gall stones. You should find out why you had that free oxalate to begin with. It's usually displaced by calcium bound to free f ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Mark Pack
Dr. Mark Pack answered
30 years experience General Surgery
Maybe: A GB EF of 19% is definitely abnormal. Chronic inflammation of the GB can cause you to 'not feel well'. You may not necessarily have the typical gallb ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Uyeda
44 years experience General Surgery
If you: Have symptoms, sounds like you need a cholecystectomy. Consult a surgeon for recommendation.
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Gabor
32 years experience Diagnostic Radiology
That is the: normal appearance of the fasting gallbladder, as long as it is not enlarged.

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