My gallbladder was removed in 1996. A recent nd I
Nothing. It's a normal physiological process.
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As per the rails and researches- Dilatation of the bile duct occurred slightly in most cases post cholecystectomy though some cases showed more than 3 mm dilatation.
However, if the patient is asymptomatic bile duct dilatation of up to 10 mm can be considered as a normal range in patients after cholecystectomy.
I don't feel you need to worry at all.
It's a normal physiological process.
Follow-ups are welcome.