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gnawing pain under right rib cage

A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kenneth Smith
31 years experience Internal Medicine
Right abdomen back : The differential diagnosis includes gall bladder disease, gastritis, ulcer, pancreatitis, and kidney disease including stones as just a few. Needs his ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Videh Mahajan
24 years experience Internal Medicine
Abdominal pain: Gastritis, peptic ulcer, reflux or angina are some of the more common resons.
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A female asked:
Dr. Rebecca Gliksman
37 years experience Internal Medicine
Rib pain /eating: May be gastritis which can be due just to excess acid or from a bacteria H pylori. Sometimes thyroid disease exacerbates GI problems as well. If it is ... Read More
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Michalski
35 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Muscle strain: Could be a rectus femoral muscle strain.
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A member asked:
Dr. Kenneth Smith
31 years experience Internal Medicine
Serious symptoms: Could be ulcer, pancreatic disease. Sub diaphragmatic abscess. Colon problem. Enlarged spleen. Need to see physician soon m.
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Edward Hellman
28 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Varies: Multiple potential causes, from superficial causes such as a pulled muscle, costochondritis , etc. Or a deeper cause which can include problems with t ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tariq Niazi
42 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
See your GP.: This could be bruised skin, muscles or cartilage of the ribs, broken/bruised rib(s) themselves, or some abdominal organ, like liver, gall bladder prob ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience Family Medicine
See your doctor: You have symptoms which could be serious and should see your physician. He/she will listen to you, do a physical examinarion, run some tests, and let ... Read More
A 55-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Grobman
40 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Long list: Any change in whites of eyes? Dark urine? Can be hepatitis, rib issue, pleurisy.. See a doctor if this is not very short term or getting worse.
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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Alves
23 years experience Emergency Medicine
See Dr: Likely suspects being liver or gallbladder with inflammation/irritation causing discomfort when pushed on (by you from below or diaphragm from above ... Read More
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