WHAT ARE THE SYMPTOMS OF GALLBLADDER PROBLEMS?
Symptoms can include:
- Sharp pain in your abdomen
- Nausea and vomiting
- Yellow discoloration of skin and eyes is called – jaundice. You might get jaundice if gallstones block your bile duct.
- Gallstones are often the cause. These small, hard deposits form in the gallbladder. They can also get into the bile duct, which connects the gallbladder with your intestines.
WHAT ARE THE ADVANTAGES OF MINIMALLY INVASIVE (ROBOTIC/LAPAROSCOPIC)
- Better cosmetic results.
- Less pain.
- Quicker recovery. Most patients return home and to their daily activities the day of surgery
IS MINIMALLY INVASIVE (ROBOTIC/LAPAROSCOPIC) GALLBLADDER REMOVAL FOR YOU?
Laparoscopic gallbladder removal might be the right choice for you. It is one of the most common surgeries performed in the US.
Your surgeon will go over your symptoms and discuss the best options of treatment with you.