Gallstones

by brandi green

Treatments

You only get treatment for gallstones if your having symptoms of it, and if you do they will surgically remove your gallbladder and you will take medications to dissolve gallstones. There is also 2 types of treatments for this and they are Cholesterol stones. These are usually yellow-green in color. They're the most common kind, accounting for 80% of gallstones.
Pigment stones.
These stones are smaller and darker. They're made up of bilirubin, which comes from bile, a fluid your liver makes and your gallbladder stores.

Preventions

Preventions for gallstones are:
Don't skip meals
Lose weight slowly
to maintain a healthy weight.

Causes or Origin of Disease

There are several ways to get gallstone and they are: From your genes in the family, Your weight, Problems with your gallbladder, and your diet.

Body System and Description Interrelationships with other systems of the body

The gallbladder is a pear-shaped, hollow structure located under the liver and on the right side of the abdomen. The gallbladder is by your uterus and the gallstones goes in the gallbladder. I don't know

3 point quiz for gallstones

1. Which one do you think is worse cholesterol or pigments stones?
- Cholesterol
2. what is one way to prevent this from happening?
- maintain a healthy weight
3. Is having Gallstones in your gallbladder really bad?
- Yes it is very bad for you to have