Other Names: Gall stones
Stones in the gall bladder
Nature: The presence of stones in the gall bladder is recognized by sharp pains in the abdomen that are severe, but episodic.
Incidence: Two-thirds as many women as men suffer from gallstones. Lack of exercise is a contributing factor.
Problem Type: G: Very specific problems
Date of last update 26.01.2002 – 00:00 CET