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Hi doctors, can you tell me what is subacute cholecystitis?

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Dr. Peter Lydon
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In brief: Inflammation

This is moderate swelling and inflammation in the gallbladder wall related to stones blocking the bile duct out of the gallbladder. Most patients will have significant pain with this and a laparoscopic cholecystectomy is curative.

In brief: Inflammation

This is moderate swelling and inflammation in the gallbladder wall related to stones blocking the bile duct out of the gallbladder. Most patients will have significant pain with this and a laparoscopic cholecystectomy is curative.
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