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How much time does a single-site gallbladder operation take?

Typically, single-site gallbladder removal surgery with robot assistance takes about 30 minutes, with an overnight hospital stay for the patient. Recovery time is one day, relative a three- or four-day recovery period following traditional open gallbladder surgery. Every surgery entails some risk, and you should speak with your physician about your condition and options. 

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