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distal common bile duct obstruction

A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mohammed Shafi
36 years experience Gastroenterology
Jaundice.: The color of turmeric and the color of jaundice caused by biliary obstruction in deep yellow.It is recommended not to use turmeric when you have bilia ... Read More
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A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Angela Walker
42 years experience Addiction Medicine
Common Bile Duct: If the bile duct is decreasing and has been obstructed, i would be concerned about continued obstruction which can cause inflammation and pain.
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Dr. Rafael Lugo
28 years experience General Surgery
Stricture: This is called a stricture. The more important question is why and if it is causing liver enzyme elevation or symptoms. You should see a doctor for t ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Raj Vuppalanchi
23 years experience Hepatology
Yes: Common bile dict stones ate similar to gallstones but can be dangerous as they can cause blockage resulting in infections such as cholangitis and pan ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Seibert
35 years experience Gastroenterology
Ductal dilatation: I would be happy to answer your questions about bile duct dilatation. If you have the test results that show the dilatation, and if you have any recen ... Read More
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Hoffman
35 years experience General Surgery
Sphincter muscle : At the end of the duct, just at it's entry to the intestine. There is a circular muscle that closes off the duct when bile is not needed to digest foo ... Read More
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Dugan
Specializes in Hematology
The common: Bile duct is formed by the coming together of the bile duct from the liver and the bile duct from the gallbaldder. It ends in the small bowel.
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A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Gabor
33 years experience Diagnostic Radiology
Highly doubtful that: it is significant, both measurements are in the normal range. Changes of a few tenths of a millimeter are likely simply due to slight differences in ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
37 years experience Family Medicine
Many things: You need to be thoroughly evaluated by your doctor. Only then can you find out what's going on and what can be done for you.
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Durga Komaragiri
32 years experience Internal Medicine
Various: Multiple reasons/ stones/ sludge/pancreatic problems/ scarring.
A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stephen Strum
53 years experience Medical Oncology
GallBladder: "Post- most often relates to "AFTER" and cholecystectomy to the surgical procedure to remove the gallbladder. Post-cholecystectomy = their has been su ... Read More
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