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Should Your Bile Duct Be Removed After Gallbladder Surgery
I had 2 hydascans after gallbladder surgery for spasms in the bile duct, showed partial blockage probably SOD , 1 doctor said the test were a waste?
Gallbladder had gangrene and ruptured during surgery. Bile duct was cut in half and is draining bile, has to stay in for 3 months. What is the outlook?
Bile duct injury : It sounds like you had a very hostile gallbladder but to this point things have been repaired and that you have a t-tube in place. That tube help strain the bile and people helps prevent stricture. Overall the outlook is good and it is rare for people to have major complications or long-term effects after surgery in which the ball that was repaired. Routine follow-up as recommended by your surgeon will however be important to make sure that any problem that arises is attended to a timely fashion. ...Read more
Gall bladder and removal of stone at the junction of cystic duct and cbd via open surgery. Stone of 15mm in bile duct and bile leak after 10months?
My 89 year old mother had her gallbladder removed 10 years ago. She has a gallstone that is 8 CM in her bile duct. What is the best way to remove it?
Size?: It is very important to know if this is correct; is it 8 cm or 8 mm in size? If it is 8 cm it is very unsusual and likely would need open surgery.If it is 8 mm then a gastroenterologist should be able to remove it with ercp. Is it causing symptoms or problems? Does she have other underlying medical issues or risks that need to be considered? ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
What can I expect from GI doc when us shows bile duct dilated at 16mm. My gallbladder was removed 9/28/12. Bile duct was previously 12.9mm. Thank you?
It depends: If you have no symptoms and a stone in the bile duct has been ruled out, you should not have to worry. Common duct often appears slightly dilated after removal of gall bladder. You can also easily follow this up with future ultrasounds to assure that it is stable. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Gallbladder removed 9 wks ago. Clipped bile duct resulted in open procedure. Still exhausted all the time. Is this normal? How long will I be tired?
Post op tiredness: hello, most people bounce back after 6 weeks but have your doc do a fingerprick Hemaglobin or get a blood count to exclude ANEMIA. If not then check TSH to see that thyroid is normal and check electrolyes, sodium and potasssium. Take a vitamin suppplement and Iron and get some exercise. It will get better.. ...Read more
I haven't had a period in 45 days. I had my gallbladder removed and a gallstone taken out of my bile duct. Can this make my cycle stop?
I have gastritis had gallbladder removed a year ago. Don't drink alcohol don't take any medicines. MRI show bile duct normal so what's the cause?
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