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Ultrasound results: large gallstone present in neck of gallbladder and tumefactive sludge. What is meaning?

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Dr. David Dang
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It means a gallstone is stuck in the neck of the gallbladder and preventing biles from leaving the gallbladder, causing the biles to clump up into debris, instead of being bile fluid.
I would recommend talking to your physician regarding appropriate management.

In brief: See below

It means a gallstone is stuck in the neck of the gallbladder and preventing biles from leaving the gallbladder, causing the biles to clump up into debris, instead of being bile fluid.
I would recommend talking to your physician regarding appropriate management.
Dr. David Dang
Dr. David Dang
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In brief: That you

Will likely need to have it removed to avoid complications of chole cystitis and/or erosion.

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Will likely need to have it removed to avoid complications of chole cystitis and/or erosion.
Dr. Cosme Manzarbeitia
Dr. Cosme Manzarbeitia
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