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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
60 years experience Family Medicine
Pain: it could be a myo fasciitis I would try some anti-inflammatories such as Aleve (naproxen) 200 mg or 400 mg once or twice a day and add some hot compre ... Read More
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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Erica Bial
Specializes in Pain Management
Probably ok, but...: in an 18-year-old, unless you've suffered a major trauma to your spine, there is probably nothing to worry about. You should see your doctor and have ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Bennett
30 years experience Emergency Medicine
Many: Could be gall bladder disease but could also be musculo-skeletal such as a depressed or elevated rib or another rib injury(intercostal muscles). Have ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Anthony Fritz
32 years experience Internal Medicine
Possibly: please see your health care provider to assess whether you may have had an injury to a disc in your back referring pain into the back and the area of ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cathleen London
25 years experience Family Medicine
Gallbladder?: This could be due to gallbladder problems - you need to see a physician.
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Hellman
28 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Be checked: If the pain has been severe for 2 months, i would certainly encourage you to be seen. There are multiple causes includingusculoskeletal- such as anot ... Read More
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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gutti Rao
Dr. Gutti Rao answered
45 years experience Hospital-based practice
Muscle pain: If ekg and stress are normal, you are unlikely to have heart disease. It appears you may have a muscle sprain or strain. See your doc.
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mary Engrav
30 years experience Emergency Medicine
Yes, : Yes, that could be a sign of a serious problem. If it is in the flanks then there could be a kidney problem, such as a stone or infection. Gallbladd ... Read More
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