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South Gate, CA
A 26-year-old female asked:

My last gallbladder attack was sunday 11pm since then i've had pain. very tender to touch. no fever a bit of nausea. pain relief in certain positions?

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Dr. Donny Peterson
A Verified Doctoranswered
21 years experience
Cholecystitis: Typically right upper abdominal pain as you described would be evaluated with liver lab tests and an ultrasound. I recommend semi-urgent/urgent medical evaluation, especially if you know you have gallstones. If cholecystitis is diagnosed, surgery would likely be recommended. There are other causes which can often be diagnosed with few tests.
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