Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy | ALSA | Gallbladder removal | Gallbladder stones
What are Gallbladder stones?
Gallbladder stones that develop in the gall bladder for a variety of reasons. The gall bladder is a storehouse for bile that is produced by the liver.
These gall stones may cause a blockage of the gall bladder or its tubes connecting the liver with the intestines. This can lead to severe pain attacks after meals and also cause infections or even jaundice and pancreatic inflammation. It is recommended to have a gall bladder removed once these stones develop.
The body is able to recover the gall bladder function so that removing it does not impact your health. ALSA offers this kind of surgery laparoscopically with excellent results.
Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy is used when u have stones present in your gallbladder. The gallbladder stores bile, a liquid made by your liver. Bile helps digest fats in the nourishments you eat. Gallstones can hinder the progression of bile in your stomach related framework. This blockage can cause swelling, sickness, spewing, and torment in your mid-region, shoulder, back, or chest. Gallstones can likewise obstruct the pipes that channel the bile from the liver or gallbladder to the digestive system. Gallstones can make the gallbladder become contaminated. A blockage in the regular bile channel can cause jaundice (yellowing of your skin or eyes) or bother the pancreas.
A cholecystectomy (koh-luh-sister TEK-tuh-me) is a surgery to evacuate your gallbladder — a pear-molded organ that is present beneath your liver on the upper right half of your midsection. Your gallbladder gathers and stores bile — a stomach related liquid delivered in your liver.
A cholecystectomy is a typical medical procedure, and it conveys just a little danger of confusion. As a rule, you can return home that day of your cholecystectomy.
A cholecystectomy is most ordinarily performed by embedding a little camcorder and unique careful instruments by the surgeon through four small cuts to see inside your mid-region and evacuate the gallbladder. Specialists consider this a laparoscopic cholecystectomy. And it is done at ALSA with our expert Dr. Tahir Yunus.
Sometimes, one enormous entry point might be utilized to evacuate the gallbladder. This is called an open cholecystectomy.
Why is Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy done?
A cholecystectomy is most generally performed to treat gallstones and the intricacies they cause. Your PCP may suggest a cholecystectomy in the event that you have:
- Gallstones in the gallbladder (cholelithiasis)
- Gallstones in the bile duct (choledocholithiasis)
- Gallbladder inflammation (cholecystitis)
- Enormous gallbladder polyps
- Pancreas irritation (pancreatitis) because of gallstones
Frequently Asked Questions
Though the patient can talk and have fluid diet right after one night of surgery but it will take 4-6 weeks to fully recover from Laparoscopic cholecystectomy.
Laparoscopic cholecystectomy is totally safe and it also involves very less incisions as compared to the open surgical method.
You can have an absolutely normal life without a gall bladder. You will still going to make quite enough bile to digest food. The bile will just not get stored into the gall bladder and will be poured directly into the digestive system.