Gallstone Root Cause & Treatment

Celiac Disease Linked To Gall Bladder and Liver Problems

It is not mystery that those with gluten sensitivity have a higher incidence of developing autoimmune diseases.  What is often times less discussed is the association of gluten intolerance and celiac disease with autoimmune hepatitis and cholangitis (gall bladder problems).  These links are rarely discussed but have been known about and discussed in numerous medical studies.  Now […]

Comparative studies on iodine levels in gallstones and bile

J Med Assoc Thai. 1999 Apr;82(4):374-82. Comparative studies on iodine levels in gallstones and bile of Japanese and Thais (Chiang Mai and Bangkok). Naito E1, Pausawasdi A, Miki M, Tanaka M. Author information Abstract We measured the iodine content of gallstones and bile from patients in three areas (Kawasaki in Japan, and Chiang Mai and Bangkok in Thailand) by […]

Effect of a low-fat, low-protein, high- carbohydrate diet on gallstone formation in the hamster

Doctors has know for many years root causes gallstones, never told to patients Effect of a low-fat, low-protein, high- carbohydrate diet on gallstone formation in the hamster Professor A. Pausawasdi*, W. Siwawetkul and P. Watanapa Article first published online: 6 DEC 2005 DOI: 10.1002/bjs.1800830140 Copyright © 1996 British Journal of Surgery Society Ltd. Abstract Many epidemiological […]

Low phospholipid associated cholelithiasis: association with mutation in theMDR3/ABCB4 gene

Orphanet J Rare Dis. 2007; 2: 29. Published online 2007 Jun 11. doi:  10.1186/1750-1172-2-29 PMCID: PMC1910597 Olivier Rosmorduc1 and Raoul Poupon1 This article has been cited by other articles in PMC. Abstract Low phospholipid-associated cholelithiasis (LPAC) is characterized by the association of ABCB4 mutations and low biliary phospholipid concentration with symptomatic and recurring cholelithiasis. This syndrome is infrequent and corresponds to a peculiar small […]

MDR3 Deficiency – a root cause of gallstones

MDR3 Deficiency NORD gratefully acknowledges Prof. Emmanuel Jacquemin and Dr Emmanuel Gonzales, Pediatric Hepatology Unit and Pediatric Liver Transplantation Unit, Reference Center for Children with Biliary Atresia, Bicêtre Hospital, Paris, France, for assistance in the preparation of this report. Subdivisions of MDR3 Deficiency Low Phospholipid Associated Cholelithiasis Progressive Familial Intrahepatic Cholestasis Type 3 (PFIC3) General […]

Gallstones: Pathogenesis and Treatment

Very good background – unable to find an original https://books.google.co.nz/books?id=WXIJHKnfIJAC&pg=PA208&lpg=PA208&dq=gallbladder+is+prehistoric+no+longer+needed&source=bl&ots=8mubgKqJoQ&sig=rxFnndQFtYlbMhwXYxBkKZrI4aA&hl=en&sa=X&ei=h1NEVYnhNeS3mAWp5oCoAg&ved=0CFQQ6AEwCQ#v=onepage&q=gallbladder%20is%20prehistoric%20no%20longer%20needed&f=false