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Old 11-29-2009, 03:27 PM   #1
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Has anyone had gallstones? if so what were the symptoms you experienced?

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Old 12-02-2009, 04:00 PM   #2
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Re: Gallstones

Anything form no symptoms at all, to throwing up after every time you eat, it depends if the stones block anything or not.

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Old 12-04-2009, 07:19 PM   #3
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Re: Gallstones

For me I had a horrible pain right between my rib cage. It felt like I was stuck in a vice and someone was tightening it. I also had a hard time eating anything greasy, fatty, lettuce, then it got to be anything at all. I was in and out of the ER, but all my lab results came back normal. Turns out I had so many gall stones blocking the bile duct, that nothing could get out. My gall bladder was so infected that I got sepsis during the removal. That was the worst 4 months of my life. I was pregnant when the first signs started showing up, and my daughter was 2mths old when I had the surgery. Between ER visits I was in so much pain that I couldn't nurse my daughter, then I was put on pain meds and had to stop nursing her all together.
My suggestion is to get the problem solved immediately, it is not fun.

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