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Gall Bladder Ibs
The bladder is a muscular organ in the pelvis that accepts urine from the kidneys, stores the urine at low pressure, & expels the urine during voluntary voiding. Though seemingly a simple reservoir, the bladder is a complex organ intricately connected with the brain and spinal cord with sensory, motor, and autonomic circuits. The muscular layer that contracts during voids ...Read more
I had my gall bladder out 17 yrs ago and i still have IBS problems, is there something that i can take for loose stools?
What to do if I had my gall bladder out in feb and since had bad pain in my tummy after eating creamy foods.is this ibs?
Eating: after gallbladder surgery. About 1 in 400 people after gallbladder surgery have diarrhea after surgery, sometimes treated with Questran (cholestyramine). Others will have long term fatty food intolerance after surgery. I am not aware of anything else to do but avoid much fatty, fried & greasy foods. Eat fruits & vegetables, lean meats. Over time food intolerances may improve. ...Read more
I have been having yellow diarrhea the past 3/4 days with period like cramps. Im not sure whats wrong. Is it ibs or gall bladder issues?
Diarrhea: Yellowish or tan colored stools may be due to irritable bowel,viral intestinal infection,food related intolerances or biliary tract problems including gall bladder,pancreas or liver. In the latter cases the stools could be clay colored and the urine brownish. Since your symptoms are only a few days old, I don't think you need to consult a physician just yet, but avoid harsh roughage for now. ...Read more
I have acid reflux, gastritis, hiatal hernia, IBS and had my gall bladder removed a year ago. I have right upper abdominal pain what is causing this?
Gastritis? Ulcer Ds?: Ruq pain is possible from an irritated, inflamed stomach such as ulcer disease can cause or gastritis from something like h pylori infection. To get a true answer, see your doctor, fill in the full details about the pain and determine the best tests to work out the details. ...Read more
Abdomnal pain: Gallbladder attacks often follow fatty meals, and they may occur during the night. A typical attack can cause ?steady pain in the right upper abdomen that increases rapidly and lasts from 30 minutes to several hours ?pain in the back between the shoulder blades ?pain under the right shoulder. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Removal: If you are having symptoms such as pain, nausea or vomiting or fatty food intolerance, and you have any abnormality of your gallbladder, including stones, sludge or polyps or a low-functioning gallbladder, the symptoms usually worsen until the gallbladder is removed. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Irritable bowel syndrome, also known as IBS, is a long-term disorder of gastrointestinal functioning. It results in abdominal discomfort, pain, bloating, stomach cramps, diarrhea, and constipation. Additionally, patients with IBS usually have problems with gut motility. Triggers for IBS include certain foods, and elevated stress levels. Lastly, symptoms of IBS ...Read more
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