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sharp pain under lower right rib cage

A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Lipkin
51 years experience Internal Medicine
Muscle strain?: It's not possible to give you a precise diagnosis without examining you, but if your only having pain with the above activities, it suggests a musculo ... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience Family Medicine
Could be: Hard to tell over the internet. Usually, if pain gets worse over time, covers an increasingly large portion of your body, or causes you to worry, shou ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Juchau
32 years experience Family Medicine
Rib pain: Any bony pain that has been going on this long deserves an evaluation. You need to talk with your physician, telling him/her how long it has been bot ... Read More
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
55 years experience General Surgery
Need tests to treat: If pain is sharp , need to find thecause by exam and tests to find the cause , please see your doctor , or go to nearest er.
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bac Nguyen
22 years experience Family Medicine
See picture here: On the upper right side of your belly is the liver, one of the largest organs. Sitting below it is the gallbladder, but this is a tiny little sac. Low ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Pollard
29 years experience Anesthesiology
Muscle Sprian: This is probably a muscle strain or sprain. I would suggest rest and a NSAID to relive the discomfort. You might want to tone down the next workout to ... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
35 years experience Pain Management
See your GP: There are a variety of reasons that you could have like cardio, GI, anxiety, myalgia, etc. Regardless of the cause, it is important to visit your GP f ... Read More
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A 23-year-old member asked:
Dr. Luis Villaplana
34 years experience Internal Medicine
?pleurisy: First, it doesn't sound heart related. Secondly, it is important to determine whether you have cough, fever, or other symptoms. It could be costal(rib ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Scott m Smith
40 years experience Orthopedic Reconstructive Surgery
Costo-chondritis: At the end of your rib there is cartilage. Sometimes this junction gets inflamed by injuryor over use. Rest ice antiinflammatory and possibly cortison ... Read More
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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Duhaney
15 years experience Internal Medicine
Left sided pain: Not sure why - one classic cause of left lower quadrant abdominal pain is diverticulitis or other inflammatory bowel problem. The pain under the ribs ... Read More
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