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    How urgent is the removal of gallbladder stones?

    I have a referral for removal of gallbladder due to stones. Do I need the surgery right away?
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    • Dr Shekhar Sharma
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  • As a general surgeon with 20+ years of experience, I strongly believe in “ethical & quality care”. I offer services in all general surgical work … View Profile

    Short answer to this question is no. The urgency for surgery will depend on a lot of factors like type and frequency of gall bladder symptoms, other medical conditions, etc. It is best that you discuss this with either your GP or when you see a surgeon.

    The advice provided here is generic and does not take your particular circumstances into account. Please seek independent advice for your situation.

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