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Leavenworth, IN
A 33-year-old female asked:

Ruq pain off and on. no gallbladder. have gerd/acid reflux. could gerd cause pain slightly to right of middle of chest?

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Dr. Keith Leap
Emergency Medicine 30 years experience
Yes: Yes it could. So could ulcer pain, pain in your colon, liver problems and other issues. In addition, right sided pneumonias or even chest injury/strain can cause it. So, there are many things that can cause pain to the right of midline, even without a gall bladder!
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