What Kills Gallbladders

Drug-induced gallbladder disease. Incidence, aetiology and management

  Abstract A great variety of drugs is reported to induce gallbladder disease by various pathogenetic mechanisms. Early epidemiological studies indicated a doubled risk of gallbladder disease in women taking oral contraceptives. More recent studies, however, have failed to confirm those findings; these conflicting results might be explained by the different methods used to define […]

Opioid Pain Medication KILLING Gallbladders

Recently found this post, then looked into the issue. Looks cirtian, the latest big Phama business plan to keep Americans hocked on drugs, killing 89 a day at present from Opioid overdoses ( Dec 2017) is also having a spinoff for the gallbladder surgery business. mynameischarles “One class of drugs that’s proven to cause this […]

Celiac Disease Linked To Gall Bladder and Liver Problems

It is not mystery that those with gluten sensitivity have a higher incidence of developing autoimmune diseases.  What is often times less discussed is the association of gluten intolerance and celiac disease with autoimmune hepatitis and cholangitis (gall bladder problems).  These links are rarely discussed but have been known about and discussed in numerous medical studies.  Now […]

Low phospholipid associated cholelithiasis: association with mutation in theMDR3/ABCB4 gene

Orphanet J Rare Dis. 2007; 2: 29. Published online 2007 Jun 11. doi:  10.1186/1750-1172-2-29 PMCID: PMC1910597 Olivier Rosmorduc1 and Raoul Poupon1 This article has been cited by other articles in PMC. Abstract Low phospholipid-associated cholelithiasis (LPAC) is characterized by the association of ABCB4 mutations and low biliary phospholipid concentration with symptomatic and recurring cholelithiasis. This syndrome is infrequent and corresponds to a peculiar small […]

MDR3 Deficiency – a root cause of gallstones

MDR3 Deficiency NORD gratefully acknowledges Prof. Emmanuel Jacquemin and Dr Emmanuel Gonzales, Pediatric Hepatology Unit and Pediatric Liver Transplantation Unit, Reference Center for Children with Biliary Atresia, Bicêtre Hospital, Paris, France, for assistance in the preparation of this report. Subdivisions of MDR3 Deficiency Low Phospholipid Associated Cholelithiasis Progressive Familial Intrahepatic Cholestasis Type 3 (PFIC3) General […]

Contraception – Permanent Birth Control

This is the permanent birth control that is most likely the reason for my stomach issues and my gallbladder dying. In case anyone in this group is having major issues and they can’t figure out why and you’ve ever had this implanted it could be the culprit. The coils cause inflammation in your tubes so that your […]