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A 33-year-old male asked about a 28-year-old female:

Is laparoscopy surgery safe to remove gall bladder with stones during 1st month of pregnancy to until which month of pregnancy this surgery safe.i am getting treatment of gall bladder stones .and if i get pregnant during treatment and surgery then ?

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Dr. Hiep Le
Dr. Hiep Leanswered
Nephrology and Dialysis 44 years experience
Second trimester is the safest time if surgery has to be done; otherwise, it should be postponed until the pregnancy is over.
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Dr. Erik Borncamp
Wound care 27 years experience
If you are already pregnant and need your gallbladder out, best to wait until after you deliver. If you cannot wait due to pain, vomiting etc. best to do surgery n the second trimester. If you were not pregnant yet and scheduled for surgery you could use protection to prevent pregnancy until after your surgery
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Last updated Oct 13, 2021

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