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A 37-year-old member asked:

i just had a stent put in by my common bile duct, is it normal to have a tender feeling where my gallbladder is?

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Dr. Mark Hoepfner
General Surgery 39 years experience
Yes: I do not know why you had a biliary stent placed, but it is usually for some type of bile duct blockage. Upper abdominal discomfort and yellow jaundice would be very common, and would gradually resolve over a few days after the stent is placed.

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