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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Roy Arnold
Internal Medicine 47 years experience
Intolerance: to fatty foods, right upper quadrant abdominal pain radiating to back or right shoulder, bloating. Thanks for trusting HealthTap!
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Biliary colic: Intermittent acute biliary colic which is usually a steady gripping or gnawing pain in the right upper abdomen near the ribcage or some under sternum ... Read More

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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
Gastroenterology 39 years experience
Gallbladder attacks: The gallbladder concentrates bile from the liver and mixes it with food to digest fats in your diet. When the gallbladder is sick, you may feel right... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Ein
Infectious Disease 48 years experience
No: Hida scans are good for showing cystic duct obstruction associated with acute cholecystitis. It can also show complete biliary obstruction. It can su... Read More
Dr. Steven Chmielewski
Diagnostic Radiology 30 years experience
Ultrasound first.: A hida scan is a functional test. It should be performed after u/s which is a first line imaging tool for biliary disease. In the setting of a negativ... Read More
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nicole Basa
General Surgery 21 years experience
Yes: Yes it is definitely possible. Gallbladder symptoms as you may know present with right upper quadrant pain after eating fatty foods. Diagnostic test... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Mckenna
General Surgery 23 years experience
Yes: i suggest you make an appointment with your physician. Only if in horrendous pain, fevers, or unrelenting vomiting do you need to an emergency room.
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
Internal Medicine 61 years experience
Diarrhea: Yellowish or tan colored stools may be due to irritable bowel,viral intestinal infection,food related intolerances or biliary tract problems including... Read More
A 64-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gibrham Rodriguez
Emergency Medicine 13 years experience
Get checked again : You need to get an Ultrasound and some blood work done to ensure it is not acute cholecystitis(emergency) as opposed to just biliary colic(non emerg... Read More
A 73-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rebecca Gliksman
Internal Medicine 38 years experience
Gallbladder/liver: If having continued symptoms would go to ER(emergency room-hospital). May be gallstones, gallbladder inflammation or hepatitis which can be mild ... Read More
A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mark Hoepfner
General Surgery 39 years experience
See your doctor: Who ordered the tests for clarification. Yes, you may need further liver or gallbladder evaluation. Causes of elevated liver blood test can be lab err... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Craig Carter
Thoracic Surgery 40 years experience
No: You should really talk to your doctor. No idea what the scalp issue is.

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