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Acute cholecystitis is inflammation of the gallbladder which is usually caused by blockage from a gallstone.

Presentation

Abdominal pain is the most common presentation with most people complaining about central and right upper abdominal pain.

In addition, you could develop a fever, nausea with vomiting, yellow skin called jaundice or feeling generally unwell.

Self-help tips

Regular exercise, well balanced diet as most times the abdominal pain is worse after eating fatty food.

Treatment.

This would need to be managed with antibiotics hence you should get in touch with your Doctors

When do you get in touch with Sandsclinic?

If any of the above symptoms. Some people might need to be admitted in the hospital especially if their symptoms are worse.