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Please explain what it means when your gallbladder ejection fraction is at 22%?

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Dr. Gerald Mandell
Nuclear Medicine

In brief: Usually gb disease

Decreased ejection fraction is less than 35%.
May mean chronic gall bladder disease or biliary dyskinesia. If symptoms of biliary colic (gall bladder disease) may receive relief with gall bladder removal. Work up of gall bladder disease usually includes ultrasound study looking for gall stones.

In brief: Usually gb disease

Decreased ejection fraction is less than 35%.
May mean chronic gall bladder disease or biliary dyskinesia. If symptoms of biliary colic (gall bladder disease) may receive relief with gall bladder removal. Work up of gall bladder disease usually includes ultrasound study looking for gall stones.
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