Gallbladder Surgery at Crozer-Keystone Health System #Generalsurgery

More than 3 million people in the USA develop gallstones every year. While most cases do not require surgery, about 20 to 30 percent of people undergo surgery to have their gallbladders removed in a procedure called a cholecystectomy.

In this video, Lya Crichlow, M.D., FACS, a general surgeon at Crozer-Keystone Health System, describes the procedure, how it is performed and the recovery period.

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