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Symptoms, diet and treatment for gall bladder stone - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you?
User :   i have suffered in gallblader stone wat is the remedy go for surgery or any alternative
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   when was this diagnosed?
User :   nine months before
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   are there any symptoms now?
User :   yes untalarate pain onece in every two months
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   are you taking any medications?
User :   yes pain killer injuctions and tablets but have not details of this meditions
Doctor :   ok\
Doctor :   you may have to go for
Doctor :   gall stone removal
Doctor :   or gall bladder removal
Doctor :   if it is inflamed
Doctor :   laparoscopic surgery also can be performed?
Doctor :   are you there?
User :   yes
Doctor :   Sound wave therapy
Doctor :   (extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy).
Doctor :   can be used to break the gall stones
User :   is this effective one
Doctor :   this can be done only in a selected few
Doctor :   cannot be done if the gall bladder is inflamed
Doctor :   the decision has to be taken by the gastroenterologist
Doctor :   this shock wave treatment may have to be repeated
Doctor :   some tablets can be taken
Doctor :   but all these are temporary
Doctor :   only surgery is permanent
User :   if gall bladder removed there is been any future problem arrised
Doctor :   no
Doctor :   there will be no significant problems
Doctor :   but the decision has to be taken by the surgeon
User :   is there is any diet control
Doctor :   Choose a low-fat, high-fiber diet
Doctor :   fresh fruits, vegetables and whole grains.
User :   wat will be the cost of surgery
Doctor :   reduce butter, animal fats
Doctor :   i am not aware of the exact amount
Doctor :   varies between hospitals
Doctor :   a rough estimate is Rs 0000
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