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Clarksdale, MS
A 24-year-old female asked:

i had gallbladder removed in 2013. i still get pain in my side as if my gallbladder is still there but the pain is not as bad. what could this be?

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Dr. Craig Lum
Dr. Craig Lum answered
General Surgery 25 years experience
GB pain?: When does the pain occur? Immediately or about an hour after eating greasy food? Did the pain start recently or was it present short after your operation and didn't resolve? It can be a retained gall stone or a primary biliary stone, or gastritis or peptic ulcer. Better go check with the surgeon who operated on you.

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