A 43-year-old female asked:
Morning, i have a sharp pain on my right hand side, back and side, feels like it's below my ribs. i get nauseous sometimes and it is especially sore at night. ?
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Orthopedic Surgery 29 years experience
Varies: There are multiple potential causes, but one of the more common causes of right upper quadrant pain is a problem with the gall bladder such as gall stones. Many other possibilities. Don’t hesitate to be seen and thoroughly evaluated.
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Last updated Jan 5, 2019
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