cholecystectomy for chronic cholecystitis was OK but 6 months after
surgery I have started diarrheas.
under Kreon 10000 treatment and I am not well.
says I may have some pancreatic dysfunctions
type of dysfunction it may be?
syndrome (PCS) occurs in 5 to 40% of patients. It refers to presumed
gallbladder symptoms that continue or that develop after cholecystectomy.
gas, bloating, diarrhea, upper abdominal pain and intestinal cramping
are the symptoms.
syndrome is apparently very difficult to treat.
ease diarrhea by taking the medicine cholestyramine.
syndrome was originally defined by Pribram as a pure functional disturbance
after cholecystectomy. Today it has become a melting pot of various
postoperative syndromes of mostly obscure origin .
is by no means expected to drop with the increased popularity of laparoscopy
since most complications are shared between conventional and laparoscopic
of Treatment of PCS Postcholecystectomy syndrome are: