The following is a basic list of gall bladder disease symptoms:
Gall Bladder Symptom 1 - Jaundice
As you may already know, the gall bladder is a holding vessel for bile flowing
from the liver to the intestines. The symptoms of disease may vary, but the
first and most obvious symptom is jaundice. If the skin becomes jaundiced,
then we know that there is most likely an issue with the Gall Bladder or
liver. Jaundice can either turn the skin yellow or orange depending on the
type. With this, the whites of the eyes often take on a yellow color as well.
Jaundice is the result of the liver not properly breaking down old blood
and transforming it into bile. This can be the result of either the liver
not functioning properly, or jaundice can indicate a blockage of the gall
Gall Bladder Symptom 2 - Gall Bladder Pain Symptoms
Gall Bladder Pain Symptom List - Types of Pain
Sporadic pains in the middle of the upper abdomen, or just below the ribs on
the right side.
The pain may spread to the right shoulder or between the shoulder blades.
The pain can be accompanied by nausea and vomiting and sometimes excessive
The attack can last from a few minutes to two to three hours before getting
The frequency and severity of attacks is very variable.
Attacks can be triggered by eating fatty foods such as chocolate, cheese or
It can be difficult to distinguish the pain from other diseases, such as: gastric
ulcer, back problems, heart pains, pneumonia and kidney stones.
Gall Bladder Symptom 3 - Gall Stones
No Symptoms... Many people don't know they have gallstones. These "silent
stones" are often found by accident from x-rays for other medical reasons.
These stones may or may not require treatment.
Fatty food intolerance
Certain symptoms indicate that there is a higher risk of dangerous and require
immediate medical attention. These include:
Gall Bladder Symptom 4 - Gall Bladder Atack Symptoms
An acute gall bladder attack symptom can occur at any time, such
as the night or after a fatty meal. A gallstone attack indicates
that medical attention
is required. A gallstone attack usually is marked by a steady, severe pain
in the upper abdomen. Attacks may last only 20 or 30 minutes but more often
they last for one to several hours. A gallstone attack may also cause pain
in the back between the shoulder blades or in the right shoulder and may
cause nausea or vomiting. Attacks may be separated by weeks, months,
or even years.
Once a true attack occurs, subsequent attacks are much more likely.
Gall Bladder Attack Symptom List in Summary:
Upper abdominal pain
Back pain - between the shoulder blades
Pain under the right shoulder
Steady, severe pain in the upper abdomen that increases rapidly and lasts from
30 minutes to several hours.
Pain in the back between the shoulder blades.
Pain under the right shoulder.
Nausea or vomiting.
Gall bladder attack symptoms often follow fatty meals, and they may occur during
the night. Other gallstone symptoms include
Recurring intolerance of fatty foods
If you have read through this list and exhibit more than one gall bladder disease
symptom, please contact you local health care provider. If it is established
that you do not have gall stones through scientific testing, or that the gall
stones are small enough to pass without surgery, then you should have no problem
taking milk thistle extract to help balance your gall bladder system.
Why do We need to detox?
GALL STONE CLEANSE:
and Gall Bladder Surgery
Cholecystectomy - Gallbladder Surgery. This medical exhibit
depicts the surgical removal of an acutely inflamed and diseased gall
bladder. It consists of five images. The first two images show the pathology
of the condition and the next three images show the surgical procedure
for removing the gallbladder.