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A 57-year-old male asked:
Dr. Creighton Wright
56 years experience General Surgery
Need whole story: Doctors make diagnoses and suggest therapy. Some patients choose not to follow advice=non-compliant. Some may have mental health and psychiatric illn ... Read More
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A 63-year-old male asked:
Dr. Creighton Wright
56 years experience General Surgery
Problems: concern is narrow duct with stricture and abscess in area Stay in close touch with surgeon and GI persons.
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Dr. Addagada Rao
56 years experience General Surgery
May be he had: bad gallbladder , to drain all the residual infection drain was placed , Tell him to call his surgeon for further instructions and follow up visit.
A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Durgin
20 years experience General Surgery
Bile drainage: It really depends on the location of the drain within your body. If it is a t tube then the surgeon would place it within the bile duct and bilious dr ... Read More
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A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Earle
31 years experience General Surgery
Complication?: It could be a complication due to a bike leak or bile duct injury. Ask about doing a HIDA scan (nuclear medicine) to see if the duct system is intact ... Read More
A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Raj Borade
19 years experience Gastroenterology
Depends: Hi, depending on where the tube is this could be normal or abnormal. If the draining tube is meant to drain the bile( eg-as a means of protecting a bi ... Read More
A 68-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeff Durgin
20 years experience General Surgery
Bile duct injury : It sounds like you had a very hostile gallbladder but to this point things have been repaired and that you have a t-tube in place. That tube help stra ... Read More
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Myron Arlen
64 years experience Surgical Oncology
Bed Abscess: Frequently on removal of GB from liver, the bed of the dissection will continue to drain bile due of open and partially transected bile ducts. If the ... Read More
A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Shaban Faruqui
Specializes in Gastroenterology
Postoperative manage: Most people who have keyhole surgery are able to leave hospital on the same day as the operation. It'll usually take around 2 weeks to return to your ... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Hoepfner
39 years experience General Surgery
See your doctor: Avoid fatty, fried ; greasy foods. See your doctor to consider a trial of medication cholestyramine.
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