U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free
Brandenburg, KY
A 28-year-old female asked:

Recently had my 3rd c-section and tubes tied and now have horrible stabbing pains under right side of rib cage and shoulder but no gall bladder? gas?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Marsha Davis
Internal Medicine 29 years experience
Very well could : Be gas try gas x and see if it helps if you Re doing exercises could also be musculoskeletal even lifting baby could have strained the muscle . Be cAreful of how you are lifting, pulling bending and twisting too

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Educational text
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits - just $39!
50% off with $15/month membership
Last updated Apr 26, 2021
Connect with a U.S. board-certified doctor by text or video anytime, anywhere.
24/7 visits - just $39!
50% off with $15/month membership


Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.