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partially distended gallbladder

A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
55 years experience General Surgery
As loaded barrel: Gall bladder contracts and empties the bile with fatty meal , physiological distended gb is filled to the capacity , ready to empty after meal results ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
55 years experience General Surgery
Polyp or cholesterol: Gall stones cast acoustic shadows , with out as you describing , may be polyps , which have high incidence of malignant transformation in a large po ... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joyce Pastore
28 years experience Internal Medicine
Gall bladder: Distension of the gall bladder may be due to improper emptying. See a gastroenterologist for expert advice.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eric Stein
45 years experience Interventional Radiology
Sounds normal: The urinary bladder and the gall bladder each fill and empty regularly in normal people every day. The comment on the ultrasound report doesn't indic ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
Probably normal: Partyially distended bladder at time of ultrasound just means you had some urine present, which is normal. Semidistded gall bladder means that it was ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Neel Karne
17 years experience General Surgery
Depends: Usually when the GB is distended it is usually seen when a person is not eating. Generally a is a incidental finding and does not need anything unless ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Darrell Herrington
33 years experience Family Medicine
Probably: This description was probably given during a scan, performed to measure the gb's output. If deficient, there is most likely at least a partial obstruc ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Uyeda
44 years experience General Surgery
Sometimes yes: But most likely that it has not received stimulus to empty, such as fasting state. If it fails to empty in response to eating or to cck, it could be ... Read More

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