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Gallbladder removal - open

Alternate Names : Cholecystectomy - open

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Gallbladder removal - series

Normal anatomy
Normal anatomy

Indications
Indications

Incision
Incision

Procedure
Procedure

Aftercare
Aftercare

     

Gallbladder removal - series
Aftercare

Gallbladder removal - series : Aftercare

Most patients who undergo laparoscopic cholecystectomy can go home the day of surgery or the next day, and resume a normal diet and activities immediately. Most patients who undergo open cholecystectomy require 5-7 days of hospitalization, are able to resume a normal diet after one week, and normal activates after 4-6 weeks.





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Cholecystitis, CT scan
Cholecystitis, CT scan

Cholecystitis, cholangiogram
Cholecystitis, cholangiogram

Cholecystolithiasis
Cholecystolithiasis

Gallbladder
Gallbladder

Gallbladder removal - series
Gallbladder removal - series


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Review Date : 11/15/2008
Reviewed By : A.D.A.M. Editorial Team: David Zieve, MD, MHA, David R. Eltz. Previously reviewed by Robert J. Fitzgibbons, Jr., MD, FACS, Harry E. Stuckenhoff Professor of Surgery, Chief of General Surgery, and Associate Chairman, Department of Surgery, Creighton University School of Medicine (11/15/2008).



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