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Help us with gall bladder problems? my wife has had gall bladder problems in the past. she is feeling nauseated, belches and she says it tastes sweet. is this a symptom?

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Dr. Joy Jackson
Family Medicine 19 years experience
Gallstones, : Gallstones, which are found in the gallbladder can cause obstruction and inflammation. Typically, the pain is usually very severe, located in the right upper quadrant, and worse after a fatty meal. The symptoms your wife described sound more like acid reflux or even an ulcer. Regardless, she should follow up with her doctor for a complete evaluation and treatment as deemed necessary.

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Last updated Oct 3, 2016

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