Green Springs, OH
A 41-year-old female asked:
i am having joint issues on right side of body. right kidney hurts sometimes. have had gallbladder attack symptoms this year also. all the right side?
2 doctor answers • 5 doctors weighed in
General Surgery 34 years experience
Coincidental: While i could understand your concern, these 3 diseases are unrelated. This would be no different than you flipping a coin 3 times in a row, and it coming up "heads" all 3 times.
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Internal Medicine 30 years experience
Are you Obese?: Obesity can worsen arthritis, predisposed to gall stones and GI symptoms which could lead to kidney stones. Also may have other bad health habits like alcohol and smoking leading to gerd . If this conditions do not apply accept my apology. If the do weight loss and healthy diet will help.
4940 viewsAnswered >2 years ago
Last updated Jun 10, 2014
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