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no meds 4 gall stones. I am to have gallbladder surgery in morn , how ever I have been given 2 different answers of whether I have stones or not . Surgeon said my primary doc said I had stones . I remember him saying the cat scan showed no stones . I am inclined to wait until I can talk with primary doc first. I saw surgeon Thursday. My doc will not be available until after the surgery. It is 7.45 in morn. I had a bad virus with temp last wk I took some Imodium got way gassey .Talked with to surgeon the day after the temp an the day I was with gas very painful. This morn still tender to the touch but not in pain drank coke, now have interjestion I don't do well with antistesia plus I son' t want to lose an organ unnecessary. Help?
how can I tell if this is an ulcer? Had one before
I canceled surgery 4 this morn. I have the results for the ct -abdomen with and with out intravenous contrast . FULL RESULT--noncontrastec images performed . there are bilateral breast ;IMPLANTS. the lower lungs r clear. no pleural effusions. no inflammation about the gall bladder . no gallbladder abnormality is seen . no renal stones no hydronephrosis .. post images performed . No abnormally to the gallbladder. The gall bladder wall is not thicken. No adjacencertn inflamation No focal haptic lesion . the spleen is not inlarged .N ormal pancrese and adrenal glands .Normal enhancemet of the kidneys The left renal goes behind the acna . this is normal vancant. no acrtic aneurysm. the bowel icops are not dilated.------IMPRESSION I donot centify an abnormal to the gallbladder. 2. no renal stones nor hydronephros . nobowel obstruction. 4, there are at least moderant degenterate changes to the lumba so the lumba some with several vacuum ciscs changes
what is moderate degenerative changes to the lumbar some with several vacuum ciscs?
what is gallbladder sludge? can I get rid if it? and cholelithiasis
how would treat arthritis, If were your spine? I have been told I have spinal spongilitus on L 4 and L 5 . Not even at the number 1 yet some one wants me to join a trial as to where they insert something in the area to keep the bones separated.( When) I do therapy on a regular basis my back improves. I understand this will set worse with age. I have been having the stomach problems, so I have let this go. When the barometric temp go down I feel very tired. I have mild sleep apnea, but to my on decrement, I can not use the mask.
I sometimes take loratab 7.5 for pain but not all the time be cause of addiction of the drug. Is it as effective as the drugs u mention 4 pain?
I some times go to a chiropractor 4 adjustments and therapy. He said yester day I had torn ligaments between L4&5 causing the slippage between 4and 5. can u repair torn ligaments?