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A 42-year-old female asked:

Pain right side mid ribs to back right side?

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Dr. Kaveh Karandish
Internal Medicine 16 years experience
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 be related to musculoskeletal factors .

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A 21-year-old female asked:

I have a sharp pain on my right side back just below my ribs. What could it be?

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Dr. Yash Khanna
Family Medicine 57 years experience
May be from Kidneys: Pain on right side back below the ribs may be coming from the kidney,or could be muscular pain.Need detailed history as to if there is fever,pain or frequency of urination,or blood in urine.Since it is sharp pain and if continues i suggest you get it checked by your MD.Or go to ER if it persists
A 47-year-old member asked:

What could cause pain in my right side near my ribs and middle of back?

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Dr. Gerald Mandell
Nuclear Medicine 52 years experience
Many things: Near the lower ribs, are kdiney, liver, gall bladder, duodenum, part of pancreas, large bowel as well as lower lung. For instance but not all inclusive, infection or trauma to kidney, liver; colitis distending large bowel; pancreatitis and gastritis; gall bladder disease, infection in lower lung, traumatic or inflammatory changes in bones. You should consult your physician for workup.
A 45-year-old member asked:

What could cause chest pain on the right side of my chest radiating to the back?

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Dr. Michael Moran
Cardiology 33 years experience
When does it occur?: Could be many things, depends on the character, timing and what brings it on. Could be lung inflammation, rib or chest wall muscle pain, shingles, your stomach, liver, pancreas or your gall bladder. It might even be your heart if it occurs with exertion and goes away with rest (dextrocardia?). You need to have it checked by your doctor.
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A 29-year-old female asked:

I have a pain on the right side of my chest that travels to my back. Should I worry?

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Dr. Stuart Hickerson
Family Medicine 32 years experience
Chest pain: Various things can cause chest pain. Right sided pain that travels to back would suggest a gallbladder problem. However chest wall pain or even a primary back problem would be possible. Pneumonia, PE, or kidney problem. Although less likely some people experience cardiac pain on the right side.
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A female asked:

I have pain in my right side of back and under my chest I thought it was trapped wind. Could this be it?

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Dr. Rebecca Gliksman
Internal Medicine 38 years experience
Gas/back pain: Yes it can nbe gas in the colon because the colon goes up far. Alternatively could be gallbaldder ,rarely I have seen pneumonia or a clot appear like this(but you would be SOB or have a fast heart rate) or depending position coudl be kidney stone or musculoskeletal. If it persists for hours f/u today with urgent care/ doc

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