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Can You Still Have Pain After Having Your Gallbladder Removed
Something else: There are several other conditions that can be similar to your previous gallbladder attacks, bile reflux, ulcers, spasms of esophagus, hernia, GERD and more. EGD may and TECH HIDA may help you. Bile binder such as questran (cholestyramine) is a simple first test. Be well. Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
The gallbladder is a sac-like structure located under the right lobe of the liver. It is attached to the common bile duct via the cystic duct. The gallbladder can store bile when the bile is not needed, and can squeeze bile into the bile duct and intestine for digestion when a person eats larger ...Read more
I still have fatty diarea I had my gallbladder removed over 2 weeks ago. When should it stop and when should I seek help?
Iv had my gallbladder removed but still get pain like I did when it was still there. No scans are confirming what's causing it. Please help?
See GI Doctor: Postcholecystectomy syndrome is the persistence or return of RUQ abd pain following gallbladder removal. This is due to non-biliary causes (irritable bowel, ulcer dz, gerd, etc), organic biliary dz (common duct stones/stricture/cancer), or functional biliary disease (sphincter of oddi dysfunction). I advise GI work up to include labs, ultrasound+/-ercp, depending on above results. Read more
I had gallbladder removed in 2013. I still get pain in my side as if my gallbladder is still there but the pain is not as bad. What could this be?
GB pain?: When does the pain occur? Immediately or about an hour after eating greasy food? Did the pain start recently or was it present short after your operation and didn't resolve? It can be a retained gall stone or a primary biliary stone, or gastritis or peptic ulcer. Better go check with the surgeon who operated on you. Read more
I was told 3 years ago that I needed my gallbladder removed soon. I still haven't had it removed but I need to know how long I can go before danger.
Yes, Alli is a drug: That works by blocking the action of a fat digesting enzyme called lipase. Lipase is made in the pancreas, so previous gallbladder removal will have no effect. The side effects also remain the same: greasy stools diarrhea, soiling, vitamin absorption problems. This is, because fat stays in the stool instead of being absorbed from the intestine. And weight loss is modest. Read more
Had my gallbladder removed mon., it is now sat., still feeling nausea. How long before nausea goes away?
Is it normal to still get pains 7 weeks after having gallbladder removed if I'm over doing it? I don't have a hernia.
Got my gallbladder removed yesterday. Prescribed 2 percoset 5/325 every 4H.Still in Agony pain. What should I do? Pain med isn't helping.
Call your surgeon: In the case of severe pain right after a surgery, you should call your surgeon and discuss it. They may want to see you to make sure everything is healing well and there are no complications. If this is not an option, please go to the ER to be checked. Best of luck! Read more
I had my gallbladder removed about a month ago, ever since then I've been having "attacks" still but on my left side & worse when I'm constipated???
Do you have IBS: What was the reason you had to have your GB removed if it was stone or not working well patient will sometime continue to have problems after GB surgery either the body still adjusting or the GB was not the only problem you might have IBS you need to eat multiple small meals avoid greasy food and spicy food and keep bowel regular and exercise by walking and minimize stress as much as you can Read more
I had my gallbladder removed 1 week ago today. I still sleep a lot and get very winded if I stand for more than 5 minutes at a time. Is this normal?
Deep breaths: After abdominal surgery sometimes it's hard take a deep breath -it can cause lung collapse, or pneumonia. I recommend taking deep breath and hold him as long as you can, to promote some coughing every hours. If you notice fevers or chills, notify your doctor immediately. Walk more, and check for swelling in legs (blood clots in lungs can do this too) Read more
I just had my gallbladder removed last Friday and have been having a rough recovery. I'm having pain still and my temp is 96.3 should I go to the er?
Call your Surgeon: He is the best person to advise you. Read more
I had my gallbladder removed on Monday. It was only working @ 22%. I am still having spasms under right rib cage. Could this be something more serious?
Been experiencing nausea for a month. Had gallbladder removed in March and still have pain. Could this be a new problem or my body still healing.?
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