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A 35-year-old female asked:
I have this dull pain below my sternum between the ribs. It's becomes very painful after I exert myself, when I push down on the area and on inhalation. Could it be an ulcer?
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Day 4 horrible bloating & gas in upper abdomen, accompanied by dull pain/pressure below sternum & left rib cage. Previously constipated, no longer.
A 26-year-old female asked:
I've had a cold for a few days. Today i have been nauseous and have a dull pain right below my sternum and also have been burping. What could it be?
A 32-year-old female asked:
What could cause pain below sternum and too the right? Not burning but deep ache, bloods and chest xray normal
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dull pain in upper abdomen below sternum. Lots of belching. Past 3 days. Hurts to turn over when laying down. Some watery stools. A bit of nausea.
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Dr. Charles Cattano answered
38 years experience in Gastroenterology
Below sternum pain: Pain below the sternum as described may be esophageal in nature, & possibly related to spasms of the esophagus muscle. Less likely but certainly conce ... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
Pain below sternum that hurts more when laying on side and hurts when pressing on it feels deep inside and goes into back don't have a gallbladder?
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