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back pain below ribs on right side of body

A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Flu-like illness: This may be early onset of influenza and you should be seen, tested, and if positive be treated with oseltamivir.
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tracie Leonhardt
28 years experience Emergency Medicine
Back pain: This could be many things - more information would be needed. If there was a strain or lifting - it could be a muscle strain. If fever or cough - co ... Read More
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A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
No: A pinched nerve in the neck would not effect the ribs or dorsal spine area.
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Otto Placik
33 years experience Plastic Surgery
Could be many things: It is too vague to suggest any specific diagnosis and could even be shingles. I thus persists or gets worse i would certainly contact your primary car ... Read More
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
Back pain below the: The type of back pain you describe if it is associated with blood in urine and difficulty passing urine could be due to a stone in kidney or ureter.If ... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Miguel Attias
21 years experience Pain Management
Many things, but...: A left kidney infection is possible if your symptoms are associated with fever or urinary symptoms. A kidney stone is another possibility and pain wo ... Read More
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rebecca Gliksman
37 years experience Internal Medicine
Right back pain: Yes gallstone or kidney stone very . or gastritis or constipation. Would f/u/ w/ doc
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harinder Gill
38 years experience Cardiology
Pain malaise: Pneumonia, pulmonary embolism are just 2 of several diagnoses that come to mind-you need immediate detailed history and examination
A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ihab Ibrahim
28 years experience Pain Management
Get checked out: If you have never had a cardiac work-up, you need one.

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