A 31-year-old member asked:
how long after gallbladder surgery will the diarrhea start?
1 doctor answer • 2 doctors weighed in
Family Medicine 24 years experience
It depends: Some people never have trouble with it, and some have near constant problems. See how you do in the first 6 week after, though it often gets better after that kind of time frame.
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A 29-year-old female asked:
How long after gallbladder surgery does diarrhea usually last?
2 doctor answers • 4 doctors weighed in
General Surgery 23 years experience
Variable time: Some people have no diarrhea afterwards. Of those that do, it usually resolves after a few weeks. Avoiding fatty and fried foods usually helps. If the diarrhea persists, there is a medicine that can help with it.
2.8k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
Last updated Jul 28, 2019
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