What Is The Function Of Gallbladder?
The Gallbladder functions to store bile, which is a secretion produced by the liver. This secretion moves from the liver to the Gallbladder; via the common hepatic duct.
Bile has following functions:
2. Gallbladder complications & What Can Lead To Gallbladder Removal:
The gallbladder can develop multiple abnormalities.
3. Signs and Symptoms:
A person with Gallbladder illness may experience the following symptoms:
4. Surgical Removal of Gallbladder- Cholecystectomy
There are three possible ways of performing cholecystectomy.
Open cholecystectomy: This rarely used procedure involves removal of the gallbladder using an open incision. Therefore, this technique has the following drawbacks.
Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy: This more modern technique utilizes small (keyhole) incisions and the use of long narrow instruments to remove the gallbladder without making a large incision. This technique has the following advantages.
Robotic Surgery: This procedure uses the latest technology to remove the gallbladder. With robotic surgery, the surgical instruments are attached to robotic arms The surgeon, sitting on operating console, viewing in 3D, controls these robotic arms.
This has the following advantages:.
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