A 26-year-old female asked:
Started today.pain on right side under rib. keeps coming and going, not severe, feels a bit like stitch. 27yr old?
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Internal Medicine 59 years experience
Splenic Flexure: Is the curve of large bowel which comes up (the ascending colon #1) from the small bowel and takes a turn across your body (transverse colon#2)....IT TENDS TO COLLECT A GAS BUBBLE...which distends the bowel thus causing pain!
Hope this helps !
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Last updated May 7, 2021
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