Cholecystectomy is a surgical procedure which involves removal of a diseased gallbladder. The gallbladder is a small pear-shaped organ located just beneath your liver, in the upper right quadrant of your belly. The function of gallbladder is to store bile; a fluid with digestive enzymes, produced in your liver. There are various surgical approaches and techniques to perform cholecystectomy. General Surgeon, Dr. Chanu Dasari is a leading gallbladder specialist and offers high standard minimally invasive surgical treatments with exemplary results.
Clinical presentation of gallbladder problems depend on the various dysfunctions of the hepatobiliary system. Common signs and symptoms include:
Cholecystectomy is indicated in various disease states related to the hepatobiliary system and gallbladder. Common indications for which a cholecystectomy procedure is needed includes: