The most immediate cause of gallbladder attack symptoms is bile obstruction due to gallstones blocking the flow of the bile. This obstruction can occur on the gallbladder’s opening, along the cystic duct, or along the bile duct. However, since bile is a product of the liver, anything that affects liver health may also affect the… Read more Does Alcohol Cause Gallstones or Affect Gallbladder Pain?
What do Gallstones look like? A patient may develop multiple gallstones ranging in size from as small as a grain of sand to about 0.5 cm. Though quite rare, it’s not impossible to find gallstones as large as 5 cm. When there are only a few gallstones, they tend to be larger and more rounded… Read more What do Gallstones Look Like & What Are the Attack Symptoms?