Overall, about 15% of people with gallstones have them in the common
bile duct. But if you are a young person with gallstones, your chances of
having them in your common bile duct are lower. Your chances of getting
gallstones in your common bile duct increase as you get older. As many as 50%
of elderly people with gallstones have them in the common bile duct.1
It is possible that the main title of the report Diverticulosis is not the name you expected. Please check the synonyms listing to find the alternate name(s) and disorder subdivision(s) covered by this report.