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A 34-year-old female asked:

Im in my mid 20s have a gallstone what could have caused it does it mean im at risk of breast cancer or high estrogen everything is normal my periods everything ?

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Dr. Yvette Kratzberg
Pediatrics 25 years experience
Talk to your Dr.: Causes of Gallstones include excess cholesterol, excess bilirubin (from liver cirrhosis, biliary tract infections) or gallbladder dysfunction. Risk factors include obesity, high fat/cholesterol/low fiber diet, diabetes, genetic predisposition, sedentary lifestyle, taking oral estrogen containing meds, or rapid weight loss. Talk to your Dr about what your specific findings are, and what you can do.

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