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Kingsport, TN
A 40-year-old female asked:

Bad muscle spasms/twitching up my right side & diagonally to belly button. i'm also having pain under my right shoulder blade. what's causing this?

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Dr. Jan Lei Iwata
Dr. Jan Lei Iwataanswered
Ophthalmology 27 years experience
Ask PCP Dr. for : answer. Can be related to gastrointestinal signs that need to be explored. Referred pain to the right shoulder is a classic sign, and may point to an inflamed gallbladder. Or it may just be coincidental, and something else. That needs to be determined in person, from an abdominal exam done by your doctor, and checked. If eating fatty foods makes it worse, let your doctor know!
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