Gallstone disease

Health And Medical Video: Gallstones (Cholelithiasis) - Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment & Pathology (May 2019).


Gall bladder disease is called a disease characterized by the appearance of stones in the gall bladder and bile ducts, as well as associated gallbladder inflammation.

Cholelithiasis is much more common in women (5-8 times) than in men. At an old age, stones in the gall bladder are found in more than one-third of the planet's population.


The causes of gallstone disease are not fully understood, but with confidence you can talk about factors that increase the likelihood of its occurrence.

These include:

Gallstone disease
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