Gallstone : Tests & Diagnosis
Since the symptoms can be similar to the symptoms of various conditions such as a heart attack, appendicitis, ulcers, irritable bowel syndrome, hiatal hernia , pancreatitis and hepatitis, it is crucial to make an accurate diagnosis
Other non-invasive and invasive investigations performed are :
Ultrasonography – Being non-invasive it is the ideal investigation to diagnose gallstone. Ultrasound is the most sensitive and specific test for diagnosis of gallstones.