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what does the gallbladder

A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Uyeda
44 years experience General Surgery
Function of the gall: Bladder is storage of bile that your liver makes. Bile aids in digestion. Many years ago, when humans ate infrequently in large amounts, the gallbla ... Read More

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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bac Nguyen
22 years experience Family Medicine
Helps fat digestion: The liver manufactures/breaks down heme/red cells forming billlirubin/bile which is then transported via the "billiary tree" as pictured here and then ... Read More
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Kuhnke
39 years experience General Surgery
Porcelain GB: Calcification in the gallbladder wall, called porcelain gallbladder, is a sign of chronic, albeit indolent cholecystitis.Many gallstones, seen in the ... Read More
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Dr. Michael Matthew
20 years experience Plastic Surgery
Depends on surgery: In all cases the scar is not that bad. Usually the gallbladder is removed with a camera and othe small long instruments placed in the abdomen through ... Read More
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