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noun as in mass in gallbladder

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In the spring of 2016, Jasmine was hospitalized with gallstones.

In the fall of 2016, Jasmine developed her first pressure sores during hospitalizations for gallstones.

In the winter of 2017, Jasmine was hospitalized again with gallstones, and her prognosis wasn’t good.

Michael Leitzmann, et al. “A Prospective Study of Coffee Consumption and the Risk of Symptomatic Gallstone Disease in Men.”

Such is the pain produced by lead-colic, or by the passage of a gallstone or renal calculus.

Another journal tells of a new gallstone cure that never fails to cause the stones to be passed even if they are big as walnuts.

Hysteria will imitate nearly every form of cramp, including even those due to gallstone and kidney calculus.


On this page you'll find 5 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to gallstone, such as: bilestone, calculus, concretion, cystolith, and biliary calculus.

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