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shortness of breath after gallbladder removal

A 61-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Hoffman
34 years experience General Surgery
May be something new: If your symptoms were checked to rule out a clot in the legs or lung and no other surgical problem is seen, there may be another issue to work out. Su ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
47 years experience Rheumatology
How long?: I suspect it was done by laporoscopy. Pain should not be present after several weeks. If that long, then see your surgeon or gastroenterologist!
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A 64-year-old female asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
55 years experience General Surgery
Healthy foods: Previously you may be getting gb attacks with fried food , now you no longer will get. With or without , gb should be eating lots of fresh vegetables, ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barry Rosen
33 years experience General Surgery
Differential DX is..: ...The process we go thru to narrow down the cause of a problem. In this case, we need to know when the pain was occurring relative to the surgery and ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. George T Tsai
26 years experience General Surgery
Healthy: Though many patients don't have much problem with their usual diet after gb surgery, many found themselves intolerant of certain foods (fried, rich fo ... Read More
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Uyeda
44 years experience General Surgery
Dark urine can mean: Elevated bilirubin in blood or blood in urine, among other things. The former can be complication of surgery, so contact your surgeon immediately.
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Hoepfner
38 years experience General Surgery
After: You have healed for several days, after you are eating well without nausea or pain, after you have stopped taking pain medications, & after approved b ... Read More
A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Barry Rosen
33 years experience General Surgery
Common: About 20% of people will have diarrhea (early on) especially after eating fatty food. The gallbladder's function is to store bile and deliver it to th ... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Laura Yauch
Specializes in Family Medicine
Gall bladder removal: You want to limit fatty food intake as you will not handle it as well after the removal of your gall bladder. Diarrhea is much more likely to be an i ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Erik Borncamp
24 years experience Wound care
Bile salts: After gb removal, bile is still produced by the liver and still flows into the intestine but instead of having a gallbladder full of bile empty every ... Read More
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