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Gallbladders To remove them or not to remove them

Gallbladders: To remove them or not to remove them?

Chuck Bednar for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Even though it's one of the most common procedures performed on older adults, the majority of those that would benefit the most from gallbladder removal are not having the surgery, according...

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