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A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Li-Yu Mitchell
21 years experience Family Medicine
Not always: Gallstones that are not causing symptoms and were just incidentally noted don't need any kind of intervention emergently. However, if there is nausea, ... Read More

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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Earle
30 years experience General Surgery
Depends: If the stone is in the gallbladder, it is unlikely. In the kidney, more likely. Hope this helps!
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Dr. Alan Jackson
29 years experience Addiction Medicine
Surgery: A stone that big needs something done other than observation.
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Paul Harper
51 years experience General Surgery
Not likely.: This is a relatively big stone. I have seen stones like this pass but it is very painful. Urologists are using lasers or ultrasound to help break up t ... Read More
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A 54-year-old male asked:
Dr. Randy Stevens
23 years experience General Surgery
Depends: Please see my answer to your other question. Surgery can be performed for gall bladder with minimally invasive techniques. It is one of the greatest ... Read More
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A 46-year-old male asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
55 years experience General Surgery
Can be observed : Although surgery is required for gall stones , could be observed if there is no symptoms , actigall (ursodiol) is will dissolve cholesterol stones , n ... Read More
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
49 years experience Medical Oncology
It likely will come: Small stones(under 10mm) can come out but often cause much pain(colic) while drifting down towards the urinary bladder. Drink lots of liquids, that m ... Read More
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A 46-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mark Hoepfner
38 years experience General Surgery
Gallbladder: The gallbladder stores extra bile and squeezes bile into the intestine when a person eats a larger meal or greasy fatty foods. In people with gallston ... Read More
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A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Lin
Dr. James Lin answered
50 years experience Urology
Remove it ...: Past experience taught us that a 10-mm stone would be extremely unlikely to pass. But, your urinary tract has thus far handled this 10-mm stone well d ... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Bladder stone: If you are in pain, have the stone removed.

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