What Causes Gallbladder Problems?

There are several things that increase your risk of developing gallbladder problems such as gallstones. If you are overweight, over 60, are a woman, have a high fat diet, or on hormone replacement therapy, can increase your chances in developing gallbladder problems. If you are experiencing pain under your right rib cage, you may want to let your Dr. know. An ultrasound is an easy test to determine if you have a diseased gallbladder.