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I may have gallstones or a blocked biliary duct I am awaiting a scan. Will I be okay to consume alcohol on the weekend or will it trigger an attack?
I thnk I hav biliary colic but I don't have a gallbladder. Can I still get gallstones in the duct where the gallbladder used to be?
Dad has biliary colic from gallstones and is scheduled to get gallblAdder removed in 3 weeks. Is it safe to wait this long? Complications wont occur?
Can gallstones cause cancer in long term . If you don't have pain or symptoms . I have had stone for 9 yrs?
Is it true peppermint make gallstones worse and helps to stimulate bile which could trigger a painful attack or passing of stone into bile ducts?
Person diagnosed with gallstones through ultrasound whom always has to run to bathroom to pee, could it be kidney stone and not gallstone?
I have kidney stones, my sister has gallstones & tonsil stones, & my dad had a salivary stone, was wondering if there could be a hereditary factor?
No, coincidence: 4 different types of stones and all have different causes. Gallstones are compose of cholesterol + other bile products + caused by stasis. Other 3 are usually all calcium containing, although kidney stones can bo composed of uric acit or cystine any of which are in xs in urine. Tonsil stones r caused by bacteria in crypts of tonsils. Salivary stones from dehydration, poor diet, medications etc. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I was told I have gallstones when i had my kidney stone during a ultra sound by the nurse and sometimes I have bad cramps under my breast on my left.?
Unrelated: Almost 23% of the general population have asymptomatic gallbladder stones. Symptomatic cholelithiasis is associated with pain after eating in the epigastric/ right upper abdominal area in a person with gallstones on ultrasound. Your symptoms most likely are not related. I suggest you have it checked by your pcp. Good luck. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer