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pain 4 weeks after gallbladder surgery

A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kenneth Cheng
30 years experience Family Medicine
Both: The surgical site is just the location where the surgery was performed. This will always be the same as your surgical location neither moves nor chang ... Read More
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Dr. Carmen Kavali
24 years experience Plastic Surgery
Post op infection: Generally, infections that happen within the first 30 days after surgery are considered postoperative infections. You are on the borderline. But if ... Read More

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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Arthur Heller
42 years experience Gastroenterology
Call your surgeon: Call your surgeon, try a different bra.
A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Wayne Wolf
19 years experience General Surgery
No: Recommend following up with your surgeon.
Dr. David Earle
30 years experience General Surgery
Maybe : There could be a fluid collection building up in front of the mesh use for the hernia repair (if one was used). Call your surgeon to arrange a physica ... Read More
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A 47-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mark Hoepfner
38 years experience General Surgery
See a doctor: Very hard to tell here without a physical examination. Are you describing hardness around the surgical sites? If mesh was used for the hernia surgery ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Hoepfner
38 years experience General Surgery
Maybe: I assume you had laparoscopic surgery, as an open surgery has a larger incision ; longer healing phase. Pains that come ; go are normal after any surg ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robin Rosenberg
43 years experience General Surgery
Not normal: You need lab tests including liver function tests and amylase/ lipase to ensure that there are noresidual stone blockages or pancreas inflamation.
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A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Myron Arlen
63 years experience Surgical Oncology
Extremely safe: When done in an open procedure one must identify and divide the cystic artery and not mistake the hepatic artery for the former. The cystic duct is t ... Read More
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A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
55 years experience General Surgery
Not long: Uncomplicated gall bladder removal takes an hr or less.
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gerald Mandell
51 years experience Nuclear Medicine
Can try diet: If symptomatic healthy foods for your gallbladder, as well as the rest of your body:fresh fruits and vegetables, whole grains (whole-wheat bread, brow ... Read More
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