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A 35-year-old member asked:

Had my gallbladder removed 5 yrs ago now my liver inflammed why is this ?

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Dr. Brett Kalmowitz
Gastroenterology 23 years experience
Likely not related: It is possible that you have stones still blocking your bile duct but that typically causes pain. More likely there is something else going on. If basic blood tests for hepatitis don't show a cause you should see a liver specialist.
Last updated Apr 14, 2013


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