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 Cholecystectomy, is a surgery to remove the patient's gallbladder. This method is the most common method for treating gallstones. The options that are available to the surgeon to perform this operation are traditional open surgery or laparoscopic :surgery. Cholecystectomy can be performed in two way

1. Open method or laparotomy

2. By laparoscopic method: This method is considered the gold standard for removing the gallbladder, and its use has been successful in 99.9% of cases.
Type of anesthesia: we can use either general anesthesia or spinal anesthesia