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A 32-year-old member asked:

Is it true that gallstones in the gallbladder need to be surgically removed?

1 doctor answer3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Troy Reyna
Pediatric Surgery 45 years experience
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.
Last updated Apr 19, 2013

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