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gallbladder flair up on the first day of my cycle

A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
55 years experience General Surgery
Some time happens: may skip after a procedure , if you have unprotected sex get a pregnancy test done if cycle did not return see your gyn doctor.
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Linda Gromko
47 years experience Family Medicine
If no pregnancy risk: Any major stress - like having a cholecystectomy and stone retrieval - could impact your menstrual cycle. Do take a pregnancy test if there's any risk ... Read More
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Carson Liu
33 years experience General Surgery
Retained gallstones: you may have a retained gallstone in the common bile duct. Your doctor can check Liver Function Tests (LFT) to check. If elevated, GI doc can get the ... Read More
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A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. Lori Lange
Specializes in Family Medicine
Avoid fat: Fats in the diet activate the Gall Bladder. Try to avoid french fries, fried chicken, milk, cheese, bacon to name a few. Foods with concentrated fat.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Hoepfner
38 years experience General Surgery
Talk to your...: Surgeon. Review your concerns. Generally a short outpatient surgical procedure with 1-4 small incisions. Usually mild discomfort for a few days. No he ... Read More
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gerald Mandell
51 years experience Nuclear Medicine
Not sure: Don't know findings on ct scan. Ct is not very accurate in detecting sludge or gall stones. Some biliary duct dilatation is seen on ct scan and ultra ... Read More
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Rifenbery
40 years experience General Surgery
Modern Surgery is very safe.: Modern Surgery is very safe. Every breath and heart beat is carefully monitored. I is actually safer then sleeping alone at home. I is helpful to r ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rebecca Gliksman
37 years experience Internal Medicine
HIDA scan: > 40% is considered the EF needed to rule out chronic cholecystitis. Medication/ Conditions as opioids, atropine benzodiazepines ethanol Indo ... Read More
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daniel Mckenna
22 years experience General Surgery
Talk to anesthesiologist: yes, but not until just before surgery
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
55 years experience General Surgery
Your concern: is understandable , Surgeon himself feel same way if is other side of table ! GB surgery is one of the most commonly performed procedure , considered ... Read More
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