Gallstones Are Common In Females
Post on 28,December 2012   4:00 PM
By - Miss. Ankita Jaiswal
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Gallstones are "stones" that form in the gallbladder or bile ducts. The common types of gallstones are cholesterol, black pigment and brown pigment,

Cholesterol gallstones occur more frequently in several group of people are mainly linked with female gender, obesity, rapid loss of weight, elevated blood triglyceride levels, pregnancy, oral hormonal therapy and Crohn's disease.

Black pigment gallstones forms when there is increased destruction of red blood cells, and brown pigment gallstones forms when there is slow flow and infection of bile.

Most of the time gallstones do not cause serious symptoms.

The most common symptoms of gallstones are biliary colic and cholecystitis. Gallstones do not lead intolerance to fatty diet, belching, abdominal distention, or gas.

Complications include cholangitis, gangrene, jaundice, pancreatitis, sepsis, fistula, and ileus.

Gallbladder sludge is linked with symptoms and complications of gallstones; however, like gallstones, sludge usually does not cause deficulties.

The tests to diagnosing gallstones is transabdominal ultrasonography,endoscopic ultrasonography, magnetic resonance cholangio-pancreatography (MRCP), liver and pancreatic blood tests,cholescintigraphy (HIDA scan), duodenal drainage,endoscopic retrograde cholangio-pancreatography (ERCP), oral cholecystogram (OCG), and intravenous cholangiogram (IVC).


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