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Why can one not simply remove gallstones, not the whole gallbladder?

According to this article from the Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons, Gallstones do not go away on their own. Some can be temporarily managed by making dietary ...
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How/why is it possible for a body to produce gallstones -- yrs after gallbladder was removed?

So, they never officially confirmed if the problem 9 years ago was from gallstones? After the gallbladder is removed, a doctor usually cuts it and checks if there is any stone in it, so if it were, ...
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