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pressure under right rib cage pain

A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jason Jaramillo
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It could be : It could be a variety of conditions. My first thought is gas passing through a portion of your large intestine called the hepatic flexure. This is the ... Read More
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Dr. Neria Hebbar
Specializes in General Surgery
Get an ultrasound: More information is necessary to make an accurate diagnosis. Does it happen after eating or eating certain kinds of food? Does it radiate to your ba ... Read More
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A 55-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Sawyer
35 years experience General Surgery
Possible: This is the proper location for gallstone related symptoms. Check with your doctor. Ultrasound or other testing may be warranted.
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Dr. Darrell Herrington
33 years experience Family Medicine
Possibly: If this worsens or recurs following fatty meals, it's likely GB disease, but this needs to be thoroughly evaluated by your doctor.
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Susan Arnoult
24 years experience Family Medicine
Gall bladder?: Pain under the right ribs is usually gall bladder or liver. Does eating seem to worsen the pain at all? Certain types of foods make it worse? Any r ... Read More
A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Need to see your: Doctor. The pain may be due to heart problem, pending herpes zoster, musculo-skeletal issues and perhaps other issues. It would be prudent to see your ... Read More
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Dr. Dan Fisher
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Could be.: The chest has a lot of moving parts and joints. Sounds like you are moving your ribs against some of the other bones and cartilage. Some people can ... Read More
A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Bassman
44 years experience Dentistry
Vague: History, duration and severity are very important to any suggestions you might receive. I would consider seeing a dr. To rule out doubts and provide ... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Doctor can check: In that area are the liver, gallbladder, part of the intestine, and of course some muscle and ribs. The right kidney is deeper inside, near there. One ... Read More
A 44-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 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Yelena Kipervas
22 years experience Family Medicine
Recommendation: You have this problem for years. To figure out what is going on you have to prepare a diary about this pain: how often ( daily , weekly , monthly) how ... Read More

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