Gallbladder is a small part that helps in the digestive process, particularly in breaking down fats and making their absorption inside the intestine easier. There are some issues the gallbladder can develop, which include gallstones, inflammation of the part and bile duct infection and so on. All these are gall bladder related issues and can be caused due to various reasons. The common symptoms include pain in the abdominal region, nausea and vomiting and so on.
HOW IS GALL BLADDER ISSUES DIAGNOSED?
Liver function tests are the ideal way to diagnose Gallbladder Issues. Abdominal X-ray and Ultrasound tests are also very reliable diagnostic tools to detect the nature of the Gallbladder problem so that the General Physician can take a call on the treatment required.
HOW IS GALL BLADDER ISSUES TREATED?
Treatment of gall bladder issues depends on the cause of issue. If it is due to stones, then the stones need to be removed. If it is an inflammation, then anti-inflammatory treatment is required.
DID YOU KNOW?
Serious complications are rare with gallbladder issues but complications may develop when the treatment is delayed.