San Diego, CA
A 19-year-old female asked:
I'm having pain under my right rib & back pain doctor said gallblader looks fine can it be from not eating right ? anxiety ? pulled a muscle ?
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A Verified Doctoranswered
30 years experience
Need proper work up : Symptoms of gb disease can include right upper abdominal pain which radiates to back, nausea, or vomiting. Symptoms usually occur after eating- the more greasy or fatty foods cause more severe symptoms. A negative ultrasound doesn't always mean the gb is normal. Other reasons for your pain: musculoskeletal, lung, liver, stomach and colon. Work up: hida scan, endoscopy, C.T. Scan. God bless.
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