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What causes sickness in the stomach post gallbladder surgery?

i have had diarriah for the past 2 months ever since my gallbladder surgery and it is olddly colored from being a slimy green to a yellow color andf 20 mins after i eat i go number 2 also i have losty 35 lbs since this started and i also have had a lot of intestinal pain along with some chest tightness
Mon, 31 Dec 2018
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Hello,

The issue sounds to be related to post cholecystectomy syndrome via alteration in the biliary drainage mechanics.

An evaluation with ultrasound of the abdomen & pelvis is the primary requisite at this point to move further for definite plan of management.

Till that time, dietary precautions with PPI and probiotics will help to certain extent for sure.

Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further.

Regards,
Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel, General Surgeon
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