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does antibiotic help with gallbladder inflammation (cholecystitis)

A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barry Rosen
34 years experience General Surgery
CBD Stone: Gallstones may exit the gallbladder and enter into the common bile duct(cbd), which can lead to obstruction of the liver and/or pancreas. Fortunately ... Read More
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Dr. Vineet Choudhry
18 years experience General Surgery
Passing a gallstone.: The same thing that causes cholecystitis can cause pancreatitis, gallstones. If the gallstone simply gets stuck at the exit site of the gallbladder, i ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Shashank Jain
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Soon: Please contact your doctor/ surgeon as soon as you can. They will need to take everything in account - symptoms , studies, blood work and ofcourse ta ... Read More
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Dr. Nabila Babar
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Usually: 4-6 weeks
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Dr. Laura Martin
32 years experience Family Medicine
Can plan when conven: A HIDA scan does not show infection, just shows a gall bladder is functioning or non functioning, which causes you pain. It then becomes a possibili ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Uyeda
45 years experience General Surgery
If you have: No stones that are visible on good quality ultrasound and ct scan is normal, it sounds like chronic acalculous cholecystitis, almost synonymous with " ... Read More
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Dr. Fidias De Leon
21 years experience Nuclear Medicine
Yes: Chronic cholecystitis occurs when there is inability of the gallbladder to empty into the small intestine, with inflammation, sometimes with sludge or ... Read More
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Dr. Joseph Accurso
29 years experience Radiology
Functional : Gallbladder disease means the gallbladder does not contract (empty bile) like it should. If your hida scan included a gallbladder ejection fraction ( ... Read More
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. M. Hytham Beck
43 years experience General Surgery
It is the pancreas.: alcohol usually affect the pancreas, and the attack is very similar to the gallbladder attack. make sure you have it checked by checking the pancreati ... Read More
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Saptarshi Bandyopadhyay
21 years experience Hospital-based practice
Cholangitis?: The absence of gallstones points only to some predilection for that part of the body to get infected. So soon after surgery, u cd be developing anothe ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
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No relationship: between gallbladder issues and urinary issues.
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Uyeda
45 years experience General Surgery
Both conditions: By themselves probably do not increase chance of gallbladder cancer. If it does, it is still very very low. Even if you have gallstones, chances of ... Read More
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Roberts
36 years experience General Surgery
Almost too long: You could have pain like that from fluid or a small amount of blood that accumulated inside your abdomen. If you have fever, then you should followup ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Hoepfner
39 years experience General Surgery
Surgery: Laparoscopic surgery can be performed to remove the gallbladder and gallstones. Avoid fried fatty greasy foods that may cause the attacks. Pain medica ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Arthur Heller
43 years experience Gastroenterology
Yes: Crohn's disease (especially ileal disease) can be associated with gallstones and gallbladder disease. Need to see md if having cholecystitis, especia ... Read More
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