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distended bile duct

A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Gabor
33 years experience Diagnostic Radiology
As an isolated: finding it is of uncertain significance, it may mean nothing. It has to be interpreted in the context of your entire clinical picture, i.e. does your ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Hunter
13 years experience General Surgery
Gallbladder U/S: This sounds like a normal report. Echo free means no stones or polyps were seen. No bile duct dilation is normal. Gallbladder distention can be normal ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
47 years experience Mammography, Breast Ultrasound
No. : If that is all the report said, it sounds normal. For any questions relating to your symptoms, in relation to the U/S, contact your Dr.
A 65-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ankush Bansal
17 years experience Internal Medicine
Blockage: This is usually due to a blockage downstream from the duct like a stone. You should have your blood levels checked and an ultrasound done to rule out ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Zunamon
38 years experience Cardiology
Jaundice: When the bile duct narrows, bile (digestive juices)backs up into the bloodstream and you can become jaundiced(yellow)or develop an infection due to th ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Seibert
35 years experience Gastroenterology
No: With adequate bile flow, a collapsed bile duct will open up sufficiently.
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Cunnar
27 years experience Family Medicine
Not sure: You question is a bit confusing. If you rephrase, me or one of my colleagues would be happy to provide an answer.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Korona
33 years experience Interventional Radiology
Depends: On cause of stenosis. Benign versus malignant lesion. If plastic stents fail, sometimes a metallic stent with or without fabric covering could be pla ... Read More
A 51-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Korona
33 years experience Interventional Radiology
Depends: Your bile ducts can become enlarged from stones or tumors or scarring. See gastroenterologist. Mrcp can image the ducts. Gi doc may do ercp. See radio ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
37 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: It can be quite painful.

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