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What are the minimum tests needed to diagnose gallstones?
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Dr. Carlo Contreras
Surgery - Oncology
2 doctors agree
In brief: Usually ultrasound
An ultrasound of the gallbladder is usually the simplest, least expensive test to diagnose gallstones.
Gallstones can be found incidentally on a number of other tests like ct, mri, etc.

In brief: Usually ultrasound
An ultrasound of the gallbladder is usually the simplest, least expensive test to diagnose gallstones.
Gallstones can be found incidentally on a number of other tests like ct, mri, etc.
Dr. Carlo Contreras
Dr. Carlo Contreras
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Dr. Paul Slawek
Radiology
In brief: Ultrasound
Ultrasound of gb shows all stones.
Most stones can be seen on xray and ct but not all stones. Us is best.

In brief: Ultrasound
Ultrasound of gb shows all stones.
Most stones can be seen on xray and ct but not all stones. Us is best.
Dr. Paul Slawek
Dr. Paul Slawek
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