Have gallbladder sludge but ct scan showed bile ducts clear. I've been nausea & vomiting and now have pain when try to eat can still be cause by gb?
Yes. it can still be caused by the gall bladder. The CT is not very good at studying the gall bladder. Ultrasound is the test of choice. I suggest you see your doctor soon and schedule a sonogram of the gall bladder. They will get a better look at any sludge, gall stones and gall bladder wall. Best wishes.
Upper abdo pain & vomiting gettin worse been 10 days now ct scan shiwed dialated bile duct, had gall bladder removed 10 years ago what does this mean?
? pancreas problem. Dilated bile duct suggests stone in distal duct obstructing duct to cause dilation. If no stone present may be obstruction as duct passes under head of pancreas. yet not obstructed to produce jaundice. Abdominal pain and vomiting frequent in pancreatitis . One needs blood tests to confirm if pancreas a problem and possibly ERCP to look at ducts. Read more...