Doctor insights on:
Laparoscopic Gallbladder Removal Cholecystectomy
General: General.Get a more detailed answer ›
Laparoscopic surgery is a means of operating through small incisions and trochars using a camera attached to a visualizing scope, with the picture transmitted to a television monitor. Small instruments are used, placed through the trochars, to remove the gallbladder from its attachments with small clips placed on the ...Read more
Surgery: Laparoscopic surgery is a means of operating through small incisions and trochars using a camera attached to a visualizing scope, with the picture transmitted to a television monitor. Small instruments are used, placed through the trochars, to remove the gallbladder from its attachments with small clips placed on the bile and artery connections. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
NO: It is done routinely.Get a more detailed answer ›
Dad had laparoscopic gallbladder removal. Is there any chance the staples they use come loose at some point in his life?
Surgical clips loose: Dad had laparoscopic gallbladder removal. Is there any chance the staples they use come loose at some point in his life? ANS: Yes but very unlikely to cause problem. But best person to ask is the Dr who did the surgery. So discuss with that Dr. who knows the long term Hx of staples coming loose after surgery using the exact kind of staples they used. ...Read more
Had laparoscopic gallbladder removal 3weeks ago had a swim lastnight later i noticed the top scar stict coming out of my body abit, should I worry?
Call surgeon: Likely the tail, of the stitch turning up and likely absorbable, and no harm , but your surgeon will know and tell you to come to office if he had concerns. ...Read more
I have had a laparoscopic gallbladder removal surgery 25 days ago? When can I start doing exercises such as situps?
I had laparoscopic gallbladder removal surgery 4 months ago (4 incisions). Now i'm having intense pain in the bellybutton incision site. Normal?
No: Pain this far out from your surgery could indicate that something is wrong. I would advise been reevaluated by your primary care doctor and/or surgeon. ...Read more
I am 6 days post-op from laparoscopic gallbladder removal. I still have a low-grade temp of 99.8. Should I be concerned? Could it be an infection?
How long do I have to wait to have sex after laparoscopic gallbladder removal? It's been 12 days since surgery, thanks.
Wait a few days: After any surgical procedure, it is important to remain hydrated to promote healing and good kidney function. Alcohol use commonly results in dehydration, and should be avoided for up to a week after surgery, or until you feel fully "recovered". ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I had laparoscopic gallbladder removal 6 days ago, I'm worried about right side pain, can it be the liver? Back hurts too Blood test was ok yesterday
GB removal 6 d: Discuss with your Dr. Most likely usual course. ...Read more
Laparoscopic gallbladder removal 5 days ago. now slight, 5cm radius, puffy bulge left of belly button (not on incision) aches if pressed hard. hernia?
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
- Talk to a doctor live online for free
- Causes of vaginal dryness
- Allergic to vegetables
- Causes of itchy white anus
- Ask a doctor a question free online
- Causes of vaginal itching
- Home remedies for abnormal development of the optic disk
- Herbal treatment for baby positioned at an angle
- Talk to a hepatologist online for free