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Below rib cage right side pain

A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Philip Chao
37 years experience Radiology
If it persists: See a doctor. It could be just costochondritis but any persistent pain might be something more serious.

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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Philip Chao
37 years experience Radiology
Try: Aspirin.
A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Smith
16 years experience Internal Medicine
Need Work Up: Severe left-sided pain around the rib cage could indicate a problem in any of the following areas: stomach and gas, cardiac, lung-related, musculoskel ... Read More
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A 71-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
29 years experience Internal Medicine
See a your doctor: Such pain can be due to kidney problems, musculoskeletal injuries and referred pain.
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Taddeo
25 years experience Podiatry
Injured lower back?: That would be the most likely cause with what limited history you have given. The nerves to that area originate in the lower back
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A female asked:
Dr. Ajay Acharya
36 years experience Internal Medicine
Constipation....: Constipation tops the list.......depending on your age and PMHx other things will come into play.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrey Manov
Specializes in Internal Medicine
If splenomegali-Yes: If no splenomegaly can be due to overexertion.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Edmison
18 years experience Gastroenterology
It could be: Pain from your kidney typically occurs in the flank region, which is located in your lower back just below the ribcage. You should see your doctor fo ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience Family Medicine
Not normal: Some abdominal pain are to be expected. If this pain persists, see your doctor.
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
16 years experience Pain Management
RUQ Pain Ddx: Your doctor would need more information from you to be able to better help you and find the cause of your pain. The pain described here may be stemmin ... Read More

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