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Dr. Barry Rosen
34 years experience General Surgery
Better!: Most people who have their gallbladder removed have no side effects; about one-in-five will get (transient) diarrhea associated with fatty food intake ... Read More
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A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Germanovich
13 years experience Pain Management
Perioperatively: Morphine and other narcotics especially intravenously can make your common (bile and pancreatic) sphincter (valve) go into spasm and cause a problem. ... Read More
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Dr. William Jenkins
Specializes in Anesthesiology
No,: Most patients receive narcotics during and after a cholecystectomy.
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Elvira Klause
28 years experience General Surgery
GGT nonspecific enzy: An elevated GGT level suggests that something is damaging the liver but does not indicate specifically what. Could be from liver, pancreas even heart ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Linda Gromko
48 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 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Derrick Lonsdale
73 years experience Preventive Medicine
?poor diet: Gall stones are the result of poor diet in the first place and maybe that continues. Medical students are taught that gall stones represent " fair, fa ... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Uyeda
45 years experience General Surgery
Your gallbladder : Needs to be removed, because it will form more stones. The disease is in the gallbladder itself, the stones are just manifestation of the disease.
A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Anna Flor Salcedo
23 years experience Internal Medicine
See below: This can be muskuloskeletal in origin, also rule out kidnry stones.
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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Barry Rosen
34 years experience General Surgery
Plz See GI Dr. : Postcholecystectomy syndrome is the persistence or return of RUQ abd pain following gallbladder removal. This is due to non-biliary causes (irritable ... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sidney Vinson
27 years experience Gastroenterology
Stone or ulcer: You could have passed a stone into the common bile duct which would cause similar symptoms. Ulcer disease or functional dyspepsia are possible. Not su ... Read More
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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dwain Rickertsen
36 years experience Family Medicine
Family practice : You could have reflux or possibly some obstruction from the surgery. See your dr.
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