A 28-year-old female asked:
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once gallbladder removed can stones come back ?

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Dr. Mark Pack
Dr. Mark Pack answered
30 years experience General Surgery
Yes, but unlikely: It is possible that stones could form in the bile ducts after the gallbladder has been removed. It is not very common though. You should stick to a low fat/low cholesterol diet to prevent new stone formation.
Answered on May 16, 2015

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