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What is the definition or description of: biliary colic?

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Dr. Pierrette Mimi Poinsett
Pediatrics 39 years experience
Biliary colic: Biliary colic or gallbladder attack pain occurs when a gallstone temporarily gets stuck in the bile duct. The pain is mainly in the right upper abdomen and can radiate to the shoulder. Biliary colic occurs with fatty meals. Pain can last for several hours.
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