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Should I have my gallbladder removed if I am 60?
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Dr. Yash Khanna
Family Medicine
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Removal Gall Bladder
I dont know why you want your gall bladder removed because you are sixty.
There are certain medical indication for removal of gall bladder.You have to have symtomatic gall stones, or non functioning gall bladder due to other reasons, tumors, cancer etc.I f you do not have disease of the gall bladder you do not need to have gall bladder removed.Discuss it with your doctor.

In brief: Removal Gall Bladder
I dont know why you want your gall bladder removed because you are sixty.
There are certain medical indication for removal of gall bladder.You have to have symtomatic gall stones, or non functioning gall bladder due to other reasons, tumors, cancer etc.I f you do not have disease of the gall bladder you do not need to have gall bladder removed.Discuss it with your doctor.
Dr. Yash Khanna
Dr. Yash Khanna
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Dr. Quang Nguyen
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology
In brief: Yes, if indicated
If there is a medical reason, an age of 60 is not a contraindication for surgery.

In brief: Yes, if indicated
If there is a medical reason, an age of 60 is not a contraindication for surgery.
Dr. Quang Nguyen
Dr. Quang Nguyen
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