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A 33-year-old female asked:

i have intense pain in the area underneath my lower right rib cage wrapping around to the back same spot?

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Dr. Shahid Rafique
Internal Medicine 44 years experience
Not interpretable: You have not mentioned the duration of symptoms. Shingles can present like this before rashes appear. Referred pain from the spine or a pinched nerve in the back or rib cage can also cause such pain. You need to see your pcp urgently.

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Last updated Dec 6, 2019

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