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Ultrasound scan done, shows small gall bladder calculus in lumen. Emergency condition?

Hi iam XXXX 4 days before i had an ultrasound scanning of abdomen in that i had an impression that a small gall bladder calculus measuring 4mm is noted in the lumen.please tell me is it dangerous?what type of treatment should i undergo for this?To which specialised doctor should i consult? iam waiting for the answer sir
Asked On : Sat, 28 Jul 2012
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hello m_chandra_shekar ,first of all 'would like to know why you were done US scan probably pain due to cholecystitis ,inflammation of gall bladder,4 mm caliculus in gall bladder is not emergency but severe cholecystitis impending perforation is emergency so you consult general surgeon and on his suggestion you further make decision on treatment
Answered: Wed, 1 Aug 2012
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