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can they remove the bladder

A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alvin Lin
Dr. Alvin Lin answered
29 years experience Geriatrics
Yes but . . .: Why? Talk to your doc about what's going on in your life that would make you ask this question. Yes, the bladder can be removed, but usually only when ... Read More

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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marvalyn DeCambre
23 years experience Urology
At present,intestine: Neobladder-see response to neobladder; also possible option is an intestinal conduit. An intestinal conduit like a neobladder employs the intestine, b ... Read More
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A 48-year-old male asked:
Dr. Wayne Warrington
18 years experience Emergency Medicine
Usually: It can be done laproscopically if what they find inside is not complicating. Sometime in and out same day.
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
Cystectomy: Bladders are only removed for serious conditions like bladder cancer, in which case surgery & hospitalization will be covered by medical insurance.
A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
Suggest following: Asjk your family dr who he/she would send their spouse or daughter to for such surgery, unless the dr sent u 2 surgeon in first place. Then ask any dr ... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Hoepfner
38 years experience General Surgery
Personal decision: Yes you can have laparoscopic surgery to remove your gallbladder ; gallstones if you want. Unless there are medical reasons that requires you to ihave ... Read More
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Dr. Joey Bluhm
16 years experience General Surgery
Yes: If gallstones are present and the patient has symptoms related to the gallstones, the gallbladder should be removed. In healthy people, with no sympt ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
Urinate: Any sludge present will come out when you empty your bladder. Suggest you see a urologist if unable to empty bladder.
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
No: Bladder removal is drastic and almost never indicated unless your bladder has contracted to thimble size. Have u been on an ic diet, made efforts to r ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ernest Block
34 years experience Trauma Surgery
Depends which area: If you mean the area under the liver, usually nothing is done. Sometimes, laparoscopically, we apply agents to control oozing. With large amounts infl ... Read More
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