Words nearby gallstone
How to use gallstone in a sentence
In the winter of 2017, Jasmine was hospitalized again with gallstones, and her prognosis wasn’t good.
In the spring of 2016, Jasmine was hospitalized with gallstones.
In the fall of 2016, Jasmine developed her first pressure sores during hospitalizations for gallstones.
Michael Leitzmann, et al. “A Prospective Study of Coffee Consumption and the Risk of Symptomatic Gallstone Disease in Men.”
Such is the pain produced by lead-colic, or by the passage of a gallstone or renal calculus.The Action of Medicines in the System|Frederick William Headland
Another journal tells of a new gallstone cure that never fails to cause the stones to be passed even if they are big as walnuts.Quacks and Grafters|Unknown
Hysteria will imitate nearly every form of cramp, including even those due to gallstone and kidney calculus.Psychotherapy|James J. Walsh
British Dictionary definitions for gallstone
Scientific definitions for gallstone
Cultural definitions for gallstone
A hard, pebblelike material deposited in the gallbladder or bile ducts by the process of chemical precipitation. Gallstones can cause considerable pain and can even obstruct the flow of bile from the gallbladder. On some occasions, the entire gallbladder must be removed by surgery.