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Question: gallbladder


 Anonymous - Fri Aug 22, 2003 5:50 pm

i had my gallbladder removed almost 3 months ago.. i now have a lump that just appeared w/in this week were my gallbladder was. i am still experiencing a lot of pain. i have a lot of discomfort and i feel no improvement. any suggestions on what the problem may be or what i could do. i am very unsure of this lump that has now appeared. :?:
 Dr. Yasser Mokhtar - Sat Aug 23, 2003 8:31 am

User avatar Dear Lilmtlady,

What this could be is a hernia at the site of the surgery. So, you should see your surgeon.

After 3 months and with the recent onset of symptoms, i doubt that this could be an infection.

Thank you very much for using our website http://doctorslounge.com and i hope that this information helped.

Yasser Mokhtar, M.D.

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