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Constant pain behind gall bladder scar

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i had a fall last october and since then have been in constant pain behind my old gall bladder scar. i had what was thought a chest infection, pleurisy and still after all these months, pain on intake of breath and pain deep behind where my gallbladder scar is. i went for an ultrasound today and i was told it showed up some inflamation near my gallbladder removal.i was told it could be infection or a stone in my bile tube which they probably left behind. any answers would be helpful please.
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replied March 20th, 2010
It might be helpful for you to undergo a special type of MRI scan called "MRCP," especially if your blood tests are suspicious for a bile duct obstruction. If a stone(s) is found in your bile ducts, then, in most cases, a GI doctor will be able to retrieve it/them using a special scope passed through the mouth ("ERCP").


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