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Are surgical clips to be removed after surgery?

  Not always. A woman I know had so many gallstones that they had to cut into her liver (to remove the common bile duct), and they left two surgical clips (Titanium, so th (MORE)

Should surgical clips be left in after a gallbladder surgery?

Surgical clips are necessary when getting your gallbladder removed. When your gallbladder is removed, it leaves an opening in your common bile duct. Normally this opening is (MORE)