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pain on upper right side

A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kyon Hood
Dr. Kyon Hood answered
19 years experience Pediatrics
See your doctor: Abdominal pain can be caused by way too many things to advise you on what to do for your present condition. You need to see your doctor who will take ... Read More

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A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vivek Huilgol
34 years experience Gastroenterology
See MD ASAP: This could represent a retained stone in your common bile duct... In general terms please note that severe pain suggest urgent medical attention, not ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Roy Arnold
46 years experience Internal Medicine
Eval needed: See your primary care for an evaluation. You may need gallbladder imaging. Thanks for trustingHealthTap!
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Prenatal care?: Are you receiving prenatal care from a OB MD? If so, please have the OB MD check your blood pressure as right sided liver capsule. swelling pain can b ... Read More
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A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brian Lynch
37 years experience Family Medicine
Left side pain: Left upper side pain can be many many things. First what do you mean by the side , people mean different things. You need to be examined with a detail ... Read More
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A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jose Barreto
13 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Likely muscle pain: Myofascial pain is the most common pain in the upper back area.
A 61-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
16 years experience Pain Management
Magic : I wish there was a crystal ball doctors could look into to find out where on the right side. Right head, neck, abdomen, chest, leg, arm, toe, finger. ... Read More
A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
Get it evaluated: There are several possible causes for pain in this area including appendicitis. How long has the pain been an issue? Abdominal pain that is significan ... Read More
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Raymond Schneider
45 years experience Family Medicine
Nature of pain?: Left sided pain in a male could be a hernis, kidney stone, diverticular disease, pancreatitis and even just gas or constipation. We look at the locat ... Read More
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A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Para
29 years experience General Surgery
Get a physical!: New onset sharp left sided abdominal pain can have many etiologies. Without a physician history and examination, it is hard to guess the cause. Musc ... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Maritza Baez
16 years experience Family Medicine
Anything: Most people think their whole abdomen is their stomach, but the stomach is in the upper middle or upper left of the abdomen. If your lower abdomen hu ... Read More
A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sylvie Stacy
9 years experience Preventive Medicine
Probably your muscle: Usually lower back pain is due to muscle strain that should improve with gently stretching the back, giving the muscle some rest (but remain active if ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Lee
25 years experience Internal Medicine
Liver or gallbladder: Pains on the right upper side of the abdomen are usually associated with conditions related to the liver or gallbladder. I would recommend that you s ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Rosenfeld
26 years experience Pain Management
Appendix: Appendicitis or an ovarian issue.
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A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Rosenfeld
26 years experience Pain Management
Question: Are you asking causes? Most likely muscle spasm.
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dariush Saghafi
32 years experience Neurology
Check with your PMD: The pattern of your pain is compatible possibly with a gall bladder problem but it could be coming from any other GI structure. I would check with yo ... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lee Peter Bee
16 years experience Internal Medicine
Depends: Kidney pain usually present with localized tenderness at the bilateral flank regions, which may radiate to the lumbosacral spine and inguinal area. T ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Jonathan Leibowitz
27 years experience Internal Medicine
Spasm: Get a massage.
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A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kaveh Karandish
15 years experience Internal Medicine
Chest pain : It can be related to chostochondritis or inflammation of the joints of ribs attaching to sternum among other reasons ... Your pain in general seems to ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience Family Medicine
Many things: These symptoms can only be adequately diagnosed only after a thorough evaluation by your doctor. This may include labs and other satudies. Once all ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Pinched nerve: A pinched nerve can cause numbness in the lower abdomen but usually low back radiculopathies cause radiation of discomfort to the leg. Perhaps the sup ... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Diverticular?: If this is left lower abdominal pain with diarrhea - get checked for possible diverticular pain.
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Rule out appendix: Any pain in the lower right side needs evaluation. This is the area of the appendix and can be an emergency. Remember though, most cases of right lowe ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Earle
30 years experience General Surgery
Nonspecific: Migrating pain could represent excess gas moving through the intestines, or if associated with diarrhea, nausea and vomiting could represent an intest ... Read More

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