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Biliary Colic

Biliary Colic: Introduction

Biliary Colic: A condition which is characterized by the occurrence of colic due to the passage of gallstones along the biliary tract. See detailed information below for a list of 23 causes of Biliary Colic, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Biliary Colic:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Biliary Colic. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Biliary Colic: Symptom Checker

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Biliary Colic Treatments

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Biliary Colic: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Biliary Colic

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Biliary Colic: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Biliary Colic

Chronic digestive conditions often misdiagnosed: When diagnosing chronic symptoms of the digestive tract, there are a variety of conditions that may be misdiagnosed. The best known, irritable...read more »

Intestinal bacteria disorder may be hidden cause: One of the lesser known causes of diarrhea is an imbalance of bacterial in the gut, sometimes called intestinal imbalance. The digestive system...read more »

Antibiotics often causes diarrhea: The use of antibiotics are very likely to cause some level of diarrhea in patients. The reason is that antibiotics kill off not only "bad" bacteria, but can also kill...read more »

Food poisoning may actually be an infectious disease: Many people who come down with "stomach symptoms" like diarrhea assume that it's "something I ate" (i.e. food poisoning). In...read more »

Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain, it can be over...read more »

Leg cramps at night a classic sign: The symptom of having leg muscle cramps, particularly at night, is a classic sign of undiagnosed diabetes. However, there are also various other causes. See causes of leg cramps or ...read more »

Celiac disease often fails to be diagnosed cause of chronic digestive symptoms: One of the most common chronic digestive conditions is celiac disease, a malabsorption disorder with a variety of symptoms (see symptoms...read more »

Vitamin B12 deficiency under-diagnosed: The condition of Vitamin B12 deficiency is a possible misdiagnosis of various conditions, such as multiple sclerosis (see symptoms of multiple sclerosis). See...read more »

Chronic digestive diseases hard to diagnose: There is an inherent difficulty in diagnosing the various types of chronic digestive diseases. Some of the better known...read more »

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Biliary Colic: Related Rare Diseases

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Biliary Colic: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Causes of Biliary Colic listed in Disease Database:

Other medical conditions listed in the Disease Database as possible causes of Biliary Colic as a symptom include:

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)

Detailed list of causes of Biliary Colic

The list below shows some of the causes of Biliary Colic mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Biliary Colic?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Biliary Colic. Of the 23 causes of Biliary Colic that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 1 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 2 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 20 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Biliary Colic:

The following list of conditions have 'Biliary Colic' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Causes of Biliary Colic Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Biliary Colic based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

    What are the alternative names for Biliary Colic:

    Gall stones, Gallbladder calculus, Cholelithiasis
    - (Source - Diseases Database)

    Classifications of Biliary Colic:

    Medical Conditions associated with Biliary Colic:

    Abdominal pain (2568 causes), Pain (6458 causes), Digestive symptoms (5299 causes), Abdominal symptoms (5930 causes), Common symptoms (8589 causes), Gallbladder symptoms (44 causes), Upper abdominal symptoms (2707 causes), Digestive system symptoms (5299 causes), Pain symptoms (6458 causes), Sensations (6520 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Sensory symptoms (7134 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Body symptoms (5672 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes)

    Symptoms related to Biliary Colic:

    Abdominal pain (2568 causes), Stomach pain (49 causes), Liver pain (30 causes), Side pain (33 causes), Lower abdominal pain (34 causes), Upper abdominal pain (47 causes), Cholecystitis (21 causes), Gall stones (43 causes), Cholelithiasis (36 causes), Biliary tract disease, Analgesics

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