A 32-year-old member asked:
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is it true that gallstones in the gallbladder need to be surgically removed?

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Dr. Troy Reyna
44 years experience Pediatric Surgery
Not necessarily: If your gallstones are asymptomatic they can be watched safely. If you develop pain seek treatment sooner than later. If you are diabetic talk with you doctor now.
Answered on Apr 19, 2013

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