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Dietary precautions post surgical removal of diseased gall bladder - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
User :   Hi
Doctor :   please tell me
User :   My questions is in regards to not feeling well for some time I had my gall bladder removed a few months ago and still have some major pain and I am still getting sick throwing up can something else be wrong?
Doctor :   ill , help you with tht
User :   Thank you
Doctor :   y did you get the procedure done?
Doctor :   wt was the problem you had?
User :   Yes, mid-September I had a diseased gall bladder
Doctor :   di dyou get any jaundice too along with it?
User :   No
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   have you taken up a consultaion wth doc or taken up any lab test after september?
Doctor :   what was the report?
User :   Yes, I have had a few they checked for celaic disease and they couldn't find anything wrong
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   ill tell you the problem'
User :   Thank you
Doctor :   you are facing is that after the rremoval of your gall bladder is trying to cope up to working withot it
Doctor :   it
Doctor :   takes the body sometime in certain patients
Doctor :   you need to take uop a diet which needs not much of
User :   o.k., so do I just need to wait this out
Doctor :   digestive pressure from your
Doctor :   gastric cells
Doctor :   for this you need to resort to some simple vegetarian diets
User :   o.k.
Doctor :   do you like vegetarian food?
User :   I haven't necessarily dealt with it
Doctor :   will you be able to take up these suggestions
User :   Yes, I am willing to do what ever needs to be done to start feeling better
Doctor :   what kind of food do yo uusually have?
Doctor :   ok . good to hear that
Doctor :   ill suggest some food items that will help in the current problem
User :   Sorry its taking me a few minutes I am at work and working on the phones
Doctor :   in the mean time please fill the feed back ,,, ill type the foods by then
Doctor :   Simplething you have to keep in mind is as the gall bladder is
Doctor :   rmoved
Doctor :   hello are you there
User :   Yes, I just had to take a call
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Do not eat any fatty food
Doctor :   as gall bladder is removed
User :   o.k., do I need to be eating things low fat I wasn't aware of this because no one explained any of this information to me
Doctor :   Gall bladder contains an enzyme which breaks down the fats
Doctor :   if it is removed
Doctor :   that you have to take less fat
Doctor :   and take food in small amounts
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   got my points
Doctor :   clearly
User :   Yes
Doctor :   anything else you require
User :   Not at this time, thank for your the information very helpful
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting us
Doctor :   Bye for now
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