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pain under right rib cage front and back

A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
52 years experience Rheumatology
Unlikely: Other issues are more likely. Have you seen a rheumatologist?

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A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
61 years experience Internal Medicine
Abdominal pain: Gall bladder colic could explain the discomfort and its radiation to the back. An ultrasound study can show gall stones. In any event these attacks wa ... Read More
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Dr. Philip Miller
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No narcotics: if you are not getting relief, I suggest calling your prescribing physician and after stopping opioids and NSAIDS and ask about the use of a steroid d ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jan Lei Iwata
26 years experience Ophthalmology
Not normal!: Need to see your PCP and get further work up. Jaw stiffness along with all the inflammation in your body needs to be investigated and worked up with l ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rola Rimawi
20 years experience Internal Medicine
Get exam: Please see a doctor for an exam as soon as possible.
A 67-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Hellman
29 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Be seen: I would consider being seen. It is possible that. In the same fall in which you hurt your back. You fractured a rib or dislocated a joint between a r ... Read More
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Ziegler
30 years experience Emergency Medicine
You need to be seen: Without more info it's not possible to determine what is causing your pain or how serious it is but the differential diagnosis (a list of every diagno ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Sanjay Kumar
37 years experience Internal Medicine
Many causes: The pain could be of cardiac, non cardiac or vascular causes. Please don, t sit on it. Go for a doctor, s appointment.
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Scott Bolhack
35 years experience Wound care
Right sided pain: You need an examination, and possibly labwork and imaging, by a clincian in order to determine the many things that this could represent. It could sti ... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
61 years experience Internal Medicine
Pinched nerve: Assuming there has been no recent rib cage injury and If the pain us very sharp, fleeting and brought on by a deep breath, it is probably due to a pin ... Read More

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