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A 36-year-old member asked:

Is it possible for you to.have biliary colic after your gallbladder is removed?

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Dr. Leonard Metildi
General Surgery 46 years experience
Yes,: Post cholecystectomy syndrome can be caused by retained common duct stone, cystic duct syndrome, formation of a neuroma or sphincter of odi spasm. You should consult your surgeon about your symptoms. A GI medicine consult may be necessary to evaluate the common duct.
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