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A 37-year-old male asked:

I have pain in right side of the abdomen right beside the ribcage. what could be the reason and remedy to this?

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Dr. Angela Walker
Addiction Medicine 43 years experience
Pain in Belly: Hard to tell what it is. Did you have any trauma? You can take over the counter pain medications, but if it continues i would get it checked out with an abdominal film. The doctor may decide to to a chest xray or rib series to check for something in the chest.

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