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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Roshni Patel
17 years experience Family Medicine
Gallbladder attack: Pain under right rib cage. Pain worse with eating fatty meal. Pain can radiate to back. Pain associated with nausea, vomiting, possibly fever, chill ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Reid Blackwelder
36 years experience Family Medicine
Pain w/meals, cramps: Gallbladder pain is usually describes as colicky (cramping) that comes in waves, stimulated by fatty meals, as such meals stimulate the gallbladder to ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vivek Huilgol
34 years experience Gastroenterology
Over the GB: In the right upper abdomen beneath the rib cage. However, sometimes in the mid-upper belly instead (or additionally).
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barry Rosen
33 years experience General Surgery
Same as adults: Gallbladder symptoms include pain (noncramping, nonburning, localized to right-upper or mid-abdomen)+/-nausea+/-vomiting+/-fever. The pain may radiat ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Valdez
Specializes in Family Medicine
Ultrasound: Is first usual test, if negative and symptoms suggestive of gallbladder, would do hida scan.
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barry Rosen
33 years experience General Surgery
Not so much: The best way to treat gallbladder symptoms is to remove the gallbladder, thereby preventing future attacks. Narcotics can "break" an attack, but this ... Read More
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Get checked: Gallbladder pain may vary or feel different depending on the cause. Many people with gallstones never experience pain. However, there are some variati ... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
55 years experience General Surgery
Yes: First find out is due to gall stones and gall bladder disease ,If it is . then due to constant pain , you will benefit by removal gall bladder, spe ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
38 years experience Gastroenterology
Healthy gallbladder: Gallstones are linked to chronic liver disease (stones usually of pigment type), but also reflect low hdl/high triglycerides, genetics, age, sex (fema ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barry Rosen
33 years experience General Surgery
People w/Gallstones: Risk factors for gallbladder disease include a strong family history, obesity, certain ethnic groups, precipitous weight loss, blood disorders, liver ... Read More

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