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Biliary colic

Biliary colic: Introduction

Biliary colic: Colicky pain as a result of gallstones blocking the gallbladder. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Biliary colic is available below.

Symptoms of Biliary colic

Treatments for Biliary colic

  • Analgesia
  • Anti-emetics - for associated nausea and vomiting
  • Bowel rest - clear fluids or intravenous fluids and nil by mouth if pain is recurrent or ongoing
  • more treatments...»

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Biliary colic: Complications

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Causes of Biliary colic

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Definitions of Biliary colic:

Presence or formation of GALLSTONES in the BILIARY TRACT, usually in the gallbladder (CHOLECYSTOLITHIASIS) or the common bile duct (CHOLEDOCHOLITHIASIS). - (Source - Diseases Database)

 

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