eMedicine Health: Gallstones
Overview, causes, symptoms, when to seek medical care, exams and tests, treatment, illustrations and other visual media, and authoring credits.
Explains how they're formed, causes and conditions, symptoms, diagnosis and treatment. From the National Digestive Diseases Clearinghouse.
Gallstones: Symptoms, Treatments, Prevention
Discover the facts, find out why women have a significantly higher incidence and learn how to prevent gallbladder disease.
Basic information about symptoms and diagnosis.
Mayo Clinic: Gallstones
The disease defined plus symptoms, causes, risk factors, diagnosis, treatment and prevention.
Illustrated, doctor produced information with in-depth explanations on causes, risk factors, symptoms, complications, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention.
NHS Choices: Gallstones
Provides information on these small stones, usually made of cholesterol, that form in the gallbladder . Includes a short video and details of symptoms, causes, diagnosis, treatment, complications and prevention.
Could these be Gallstones?
Features a research article from The Lancet medical journal which disproves the theory that a diet of fruit juice and olive oil can cure gallstones. An illustration shows the unrelated soap stones created by this regime. (April 16, 2005)
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