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can a uti and constipation cause sharp pain under the rib cage on the upper right side to the shoulder? also hurts to breathe and lay on back.

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Dr. Yelena Kipervas
22 years experience Family Medicine
Explanation : Yes, this pain it possible related to your UTI with constipation. I hope you taking antibiotics for UTI and need to drink a lot of water. For constipation you can try Senna - herbal medicine very helpful for this. Because both condition together make you feels worse.
Answered on Oct 15, 2016

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