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A 36-year-old female asked:

Right rib cage pain for months.nr bottom of ribs. not excruciating but tender, aching and every day.cant sleep on that side.blood tests for liver are fine.i have ibs &gerd- could this be the cause?no fever,weight loss or jaundice.

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 49 years experience
Need to examine: It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without taking additional history, physical examination and may be some tests. It would be prudent to see your doctor and discuss if you may be depressed. Counter-intuitive as it may seem, exercise may help. Start with low intensity exercise such as walking and gradually increase the intensity as tolerated. Wish you good health!

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Last updated May 11, 2020

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