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what should be the diet after gallbladder surgery?

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Dr. Barry Rosen
General Surgery 34 years experience
Normal diet: Most people can resume a normal diet after having their gallbladder removed. A small subset of people will develop diarrhea after fried/fatty foods.
Dr. Eric Kaplan
Colon and Rectal Surgery 42 years experience
Once your doctor : Gives the ok, and normal healthy diet high in fiber, hi in fluids, avoiding greasy fried foods and processed foods and low in fats is generally a good healthy plan. Having gall bladder out requires no special diet.

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