A 22-year-old member asked:
Is gallbladder disease common in the us?
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General Surgery 34 years experience
Yes.: It is safe to say that there are millions of people in the US with gallstones. Thankfully, only about 10-20% develop symptoms; this is best treated by surgery once symptoms begin. As many as 500, 000-750, 000 of these operations are performed in the US yearly.
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Is constipation a common sign gallbladder disease?
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