Group Forum: Pre RNY I have questions

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Posted: 20 Jul 2013, 17:57
I will be having Gastric Bypass surgery in Nov. A friend of mine had it done and she had problem with her gallbladder and had it removed.Is this a common thing??

Joined: Aug 12
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Posted: 27 Aug 2013, 14:46
Very common. If you still have a gall bladder when you have the surgery, usually the doctors will prescribe a medication to prevent the gall bladder problems. Most people have to take the medication for about 6 months. I had already had my gall bladder removed years ago and didn't have any issues. Good luck with your surgery.

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