Pain in same place after gallbladder removal

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I keep getting pain in the same place where my gallbladder was. I'm 7 weeks post op. It's not there all day but does come and go especially at night. I do stick to a very low fat diet.

I'm also having pain out my back. Has anyone had anything similar?

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    Me. No one can figure out why. I've been taking tramadol for almost 2 years now. I did find out I might be gluten sensitive so I'm going gluten free hoping that is why I have the pain. Good luck

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    Yes, myself two years post-op.  I, too, stick with a very low fat diet, as that can still set off more issues for me. This may lessen in time for you, the pain.  If it gets worse, I would definitely check with your physician.  You'll be in my thoughts and prayers!


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    Hi, have you gone back to your Dr, as it can be a common issue with a slight build up of fluid or infection both of which would need antibiotics, just better to check.

    There is also another possibility of a stone in the bile duct and Oddi Disfunction but both of them are debilitating & you would have serious sickness and have to be in A&E for help to get over the episode.

    Also take it easy people often do too much , but for peace of mind go and see your Dr.

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