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A female asked:

I have had problems with gerd, ibs and a bowl hernia right above my belly button. now i am getting severe burning sensation in my right side...

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Dr. Donald Colantino
Internal Medicine 61 years experience
Right side: Right sided abdominal burning distress can be due to abdominal muscle irritation/inflammation or strain, gall bladder disease or appendicitis especially if right lower abdominal tenderness is also present. The umbilical hernia is a less likely cause unless it is partially incarcerated. If symptoms persist see your physician or gastroenterologist for evaluation and advice.

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Last updated Nov 9, 2017

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