Gallbladder disease includes inflammation, infection, stones, or blockage (obstruction) of the gallbladder.
The gallbladder is a sac located under the liver. It stores and concentrates bile produced in the liver. Bile aids in the digestion of fat, and is released from the gallbladder into the upper small intestine (duodenum) in response to food (especially fats).
Types of gallbladder disease include: