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does gallbladder problems usually occur aftwe gastric bypass surgery

A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Seibert
34 years experience Gastroenterology
See your doctor: if you are having pain in the right upper quadrant with this lab pattern, it is possible that you could have a retained gallstone in your bile duct. I ... Read More

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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Orrin Ailloni-Charas
28 years experience Anesthesiology
No: Unless you have a lot of intraabdominal adhesions.
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Dr. Joseph Kuhn
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Not at all: Gastric bypass is now possible following most operations. Might be concerned if you had severe diffuse infection (like perforated colon).
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Creighton Wright
55 years experience General Surgery
Obesity: Massive obesity is the indication for this surgery. And no response to attempts with dirt and exercise.
A 46-year-old male asked:
Dr. Andrew Doe
19 years experience Interventional Radiology
Should be fine: Pretty much all medical implants (something left behind) made after 1996 are MRI safe. With that said, you will still have to fill out a history form ... Read More
A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sudhir Bansal
74 years experience Endocrinology
Dumping syndrome : Gastric bypass results in very rapid absorption of sugars and then sudden drops call dumping syndrome eating smaller portions, less items with concent ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
40 years experience Internal Medicine
DSS: A commonly used stool softener is docussate sodium, or DSS (brand name Colace). Its a gel- capsule, and it softens and lubricates your stools. Increas ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Scott Welle
15 years experience Bariatrics
Ok if..: If you have diarrhea it is ok to take imodium (loperamide). However, try to figure out why you are having diarrhea. Make sure it is not infectious. Or ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregg Nishi
21 years experience Bariatrics
Gastric bypass: Yes. It may not be the best choice for everyone, the the bypass is the gold standard for weight loss operations. It's been around for over 50 yrs and ... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregg Nishi
21 years experience Bariatrics
Gastric bypass: The the bypass is the gold standard for weight loss operations. It's been around for over 50 yrs and is a proven operation. It is the best in terms of ... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
Gastric bypass: read this for information: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gastric_bypass_surgery

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