Gallstone Root Cause & Treatment

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

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Evidence – Surgions don’t have a clue about treating gallstones

Treatment of cholelithiasis Ever wondered why, 1] Why, after 100+ odd years of medical research, medical industry has not come up with a holistic health plan / treatment solution for for gallstones and or gallbladder disease 2] Why, in the US more than twice as likely to undergo gallbladder surgery that in UK [ US […]

Gallstones and gallbladder disease

Gallstones and gallbladder disease Highlights Diagnosis Common symptoms of gallbladder disease include abdominal pain, fever, and yellowing of the skin (jaundice). The accuracy of diagnostic results has improved significantly with advances in ultrasonography, CT, MRI, and scintigraphy. Ultrasonography has emerged as the primary diagnostic test for gallbladder disease due to its availability, high accuracy, and […]