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For people with no gall bladder there is no restriction in taking routinely available diet pills rather they will show a better effect without gall bladder as your body will now digest lesser fat and you will pass a more fatty stool. You can consider having HCG injections or ananas pills or other chinese herbs.
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Hi doc, I?m 39 year old with repeated gall bladder infections. means i have pain on right side of stomach, vomiting high fever, loss of appetite. is it that? What causes this infection? What are treatment options?
what are some of the symptoms of gall bladder attack? I am 57 and my upper back is throbing(between shoulder blades). I am aching and chilling. I am somewhat nauseated. Could this be my gall bladder? I do have frequent heartburn, belching,etc..or could this be the flu?
Teenage daughter had laparoscopic surgery to remove gall bladder. Wants to resume playing softball now after resting for 2 weeks. Is this safe? She feels good, and the surgeon said probably should wait 2 weeks depending how she feels. Other people tell me that is rushing back too quickly.
For the first time ever I had an oily stool this morning - looked like drops of oil in commode. The rest of the stool seemed normal and wasn't pale colored or floating. I am on a 2 week course of anucort for internal hemorrhoids that my PCP...
hi, i am having grey stools and bad smell from my stool which gives me alot of pain in bathroom. i have taken severals levoflox tablets according to the doctor plus flygyl tablets and still i am having these grey stools . my stomach hurts really bad. after sometime my stools go easy and i start having constipation at a very high day rate sometimes even takes me 3 weeks not to go to bathroom when i take med's for constipation then grey stool again makes me worried and i dont know what to do. steatorrhea some websites say but i feel a ball like under my stomach below the round thing of the stomach. please help its been 2 years i am suffereng from this !
i have recurrent episodes of upper center abdominal pain. very targeted (no migration), very severe, barely walk upright. pain "seizes" so think of labor contractions - hurts like heck for 10-45 seconds and then lets up for 30s-3min in a constant cycle. eating hurts, not eating hurts, water hurts. no real nausea or vomiting. episode lasts anywhere from 3 days to a week. 3 days means I started prilosec immediately. diarrhea during this time - almost like my bowels shut down and flush everything (and I mean everything) out.episodes have occurred once every 2-3 years since I was 20.
Past 2-3 years, regular bouts of fatty stool - nearly every day. This has been confirmed with a fecal fat test that was positive. Colonoscopy negative. endoscopy negative. biopsies negative. bloodwork (including pancreatic enzymes) negative. HIDA - biliary dyskinesia - 27%.
Am on prilosec and Creon to see it pancreatic insufficiency is causing fatty stools.
Recommended to have gall bladder out. That's fine - my mom, grandmother, and cousin have all had theirs removed too. However, wondering if the two issues - pain and fatty stool - are related and if perhaps I should be looking at other causes, such as pancreas problem??
Is that post cholecystectomy syndrome?
I'm 22 year old, i had a ling standing history of epigastric pain,dizziness, indigestion, nausea but without vomiting with frequent steatorrhea and diarrhea! sometimes vague shoulder pain and right upper quadrant (RUQ) pain, finally Weight loss with low grade fever! it was found to be chronic cholecysititis, diagnosed around 3 months ago!.
I had chlecystectomy surgery about 1 month ago! after the surgery, the symptoms almost cured for 1 week, except for the RUQ pain after meals, but during that time i was still on a fat-free or low-fat diet. now i started eating normal food!!! i have weird bowel habit with occasional steatorrhea, nausea, very mild RUQ pain without radiation of pain to shoulder and dizzines!!!!! :( :(
should i see my doctor for any investigations? or just go for a low-fat diet?? i actually miss eating junk-food :P and fatty foods!!!!
i also want to know of gallstone disease and chronic cholecystits may cause steatorrhea, and how?? i know that choledechothiasis cause steatorrhea for sure! but thye ultrasonologist told me that the CBD is normal! so steatorrhea cofuses me.....
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At what shade is stool color to light and may indicate a problem? Is it normal to have not very formed Floating stool mixed in with normal stool that sinks? How do I know if I have steatorrhea, would I actually see oil floating in the toilet?
Hi I've had pains in my lower stomach now for 3 days my urine is darkish orange. big loss of appetite Please note just over a year ago I contracted hepatitis b had three weeks in hospital, got the all clear apart from being told my liver did have...