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I suffer from moderate to strong pain and sometimes feel bloating

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I suffer from moderate to strong pain and sometimes feel bloating in the right upper part of my abdomen. Usually it happens after a meal, even a small meal. Sometimes its not related. I sometimes can even palpate something and then it disapears
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  DrRussMD replied 3 years ago.
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Customer: replied 3 years ago.

I suffer from moderate to strong pain and sometimes feel bloating in the right upper part of my abdomen. Usually it happens after a meal, even a small meal. Sometimes its not related. I sometimes can even palpate something and then it disappears


what should I do? it's already 3 months. Could it be IBS?


 


 


 

Expert:  DrRussMD replied 3 years ago.
Hello
It is typical of gallstones, or gallbladder dysfunction.
You need a right upper quadrant ultrasound and a blood test called a comprehensive metabolic panel.
This will help diagnose this.

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Customer: replied 3 years ago.

If I have gallstones, or gallbladder dysfunction. what is a treatment and diet

Expert:  DrRussMD replied 3 years ago.
The treatment is removing the gallbladder.
The diet is to avoid any unnecessary fat.

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