What is Laparoscopic cholecystectomy (Gallbladder Removal)?
Why is Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy done?
Symptoms Indicating the Need for Gallbladder Removal
Complications of cholecystectomy
Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy Procedure
Before the Procedure
During the Procedure
After the procedure
Frequently Asked Questions:
- Difficulty digesting fat
- Diarrhea and flatulence
- Intestinal Injury
Yes, laparoscopic cholecystectomy is a major surgery performed for the removal of an inflamed gallbladder.
The patient will be able to go home on the same day of their surgery, but in few cases they will be asked to stay for a night.
After gallbladder surgery weight loss is common. The doctor will advise to follow a low-fat diet after the surgery.
The doctor may recommend one to two weeks of bed rest after gallbladder surgery. But if a patient faces difficulty while sleeping, then they must consult the doctor.
- Fatty and greasy foods
- Spicy food
- Refined suga
- Carbonated beverages
A patient can expect to live a perfectly normal life after gallbladder surgery but can experience some temporary side effects.
Gallbladder removal surgery usually costs between 50,000 to 1,00,000. However, it may vary on the type of hospital and the length of stay in the hospital.