5 doctors weighed in:
Is gallbladder disease common in the us?
5 doctors weighed in

Dr. Barry Rosen
Surgery
3 doctors agree
In brief: Yes.
It is safe to say that there are millions of people in the US with gallstones.
Thankfully, only about 10-20% develop symptoms; this is best treated by surgery once symptoms begin. As many as 500, 000-750, 000 of these operations are performed in the US yearly.

In brief: Yes.
It is safe to say that there are millions of people in the US with gallstones.
Thankfully, only about 10-20% develop symptoms; this is best treated by surgery once symptoms begin. As many as 500, 000-750, 000 of these operations are performed in the US yearly.
Dr. Barry Rosen
Dr. Barry Rosen
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1 doctor agrees
In brief: Yes
Gallbladder disease is extremely common in the us affecting more than 20 million people.

In brief: Yes
Gallbladder disease is extremely common in the us affecting more than 20 million people.
Dr. Keith Monson
Dr. Keith Monson
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