Gall Bladder Stone Treatment

Gall Bladder Stone Treatment | V HeLP Laser Clinic, Jaipur


V help Laser Clinic, Jaipur offers one-stop treatment for gallbladder stones. Dr. Hemendra has skills and treatment facility to deliver right surgery for gallstones. Dr. Sharma manages the problem of gallstones stones laparoscopically. Dr. Sharma guides appropriately to his patients and resolves their problem thoroughly.


What are the Gallstones?


The gallbladder is a little organ having a pear shape, and it is present below the liver upper right abdomen. It collects bile, and a green-yellow liquid plays a role in the process of digestion. The increased level of cholesterol in the bile forms gallstones. They are hard deposits of digestive fluid and have variable size. A majority of the women have gallstones as compared to men. Because women have more estrogen which enhances the process of gallstone formation.


Types of Gallstones


Following are the listed types of gallstones include:


  • Cholesterol gallstones: They are gallstones having a yellow colour. It is composed of undissolved cholesterol and other components.
  • Pigment gallstones: They are dark brown or black coloured stones. They develop when the body produces an excess amount of bilirubin.


Causes and Risk Factors for Gallstones


  • Increased level of cholesterol or bilirubin in the bile.
  • The bile contents also impart the process of stone formation.
  • Poor muscle tone interferes the emptying of gallbladder completely.
  • Obese women have extra cholesterol and they are more likely to develop stone.
  • Sudden weight loss activities withdraws additional cholesterol into bile and prevent to employ the gallbladder completely.
  • Unhealthy food and dietary habit.


Symptoms of Gallstones


Asymptomatic or Silent gallstones do not show any signs. Gallstones gives signs as follows:


  • The gallbladder attack produces long-lasting pain
  • Nausea & Vomiting
  • Skin becomes yellow, and eye becomes white
  • Swelling of the pancreas
  • Body temperature
  • Urine appears yellow coloured


Diagnosis of Gall Bladder stones


  • By primary symptoms, physician suspects the gallstones. Also, he/ she may ask few questions and confirm the condition.
  • Ultrasound is the correct test that analyses the organ for the presence of gallstones.
  • MRCP is the alternative option for an ultrasound.
  • CT scan: This test shows the organs and can identify gallstones, blocks, and other complications.


Treatments for Gall Bladder Stone


Laparoscopic surgery:


  • Laparoscopic cholecystectomy removes most gallbladders. By using small tube-like instruments, the surgeon removes the gallbladder through a small hole produced in the abdomen.
  • The instruments possess a camera and operational devices attached, which take out the gallbladder with the stones.
  • The procedure produces limited pain compared to open surgery.
  • It produces fewer complications and fast recovery.
  • The procedure requires few minutes to an hour.


When to call Doctor?


After laparoscopic surgery, if you find any of the following symptoms then immediately visit or call your doctor.

  • Fever, redness or swelling of incisional skin
  • Weakness or dullness
  • Pain in the chest
  • Nausea and vomiting
  • Difficulty in breathing


You can contact or visit V HeLP Laser Clinic and resolve any gallbladder stones.