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A 38-year-old female asked:

What could right flank pain under back rib? when i push in with fingers its sore seems to ache some during day and even some into my back area. been going on for two months

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Dr. James Marx
Pain Management 48 years experience
Need more Info: This could be any number of problems from degenerative arthritis of the spine to kidney problems like a kidney stone or infection. You need a complete workup including history, physical exam, your urine checked for blood or infection, possibly x-rays or possibly a ct with contrast. Other things may need to be checked depending on what turns up.

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Last updated Sep 18, 2013

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