Gallstones- Symptoms, Causes, Risk Factors and Prevention


Gallstones are “stones” which made in the gallbladder or also known as bile ducts. Cholesterol, black pigment, and brown pigment are common types of gallstones. The gallbladder is responsible for storing bile, which is a greenish-brown fluid used to digest fats in the digestive process. Bile is produced in the liver. The proportion of the gallstone population in New Zealand may be as high as 20 per cent. It’s important to note that people who are suffering from gallstones rarely get disturbed by them and may not even note the…

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