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I have upper right abdominal pain, below ribs with a lump for about 4 days. The pain gets worse at night,neusa,right shoulder pain. What could it be?

I have upper right abdominal pain, below ribs with a lump for about 4 days. The pain gets worse at night,neusa,right shoulder pain. What could it be?

R/o gall bladder dz: Pain beneath rt lower ribs, CR Rt upper abdomen and reference to rt shoulder , usually arise in conditions related to Gall bladder. need to r/o GB inflammation, a stone obstructing the GB duct and causing distended gall bladde asyou have nausea. Isthere any fever/chills. Please see your PCP when you have this obvious lump as an Ultrasound ewill help to r/o GB dz and also helps to r/o other condns ...Read more

Belly Pain (Definition)

Abdominal pain is pain that you feel anywhere between your chest and groin. This is often referred to as the stomach region or belly. Almost everyone experiences pain in the abdomen at one time or another. Most of the time, it is not caused by a serious medical problem. There are many organs in the abdomen. Pain in the abdomen can originate from any one of them, including: Organs related to digestion -- the end of the esophagus, stomach, small and large intestines, liver, gallbladder, and pancreas The aorta -- a large blood vessel that runs straight down the inside of the abdomen The appendix -- an organ in the lower right abdomen that no longer serves much function The kidneys -- two bean-shaped organs that lie deep within the abdominal cavity The spleen -- an organ involved in blood maintenance and infection control However, the pain may start from somewhere else -- like your chest or pelvic area. You may also have a generalized infection, such as the flu or strep throat, that affects many parts of your body. The intensity of the pain does not always reflect the seriousness of the condition causing the pain. Severe abdominal pain can be from mild conditions, such as gas or the cramping of viral gastroenteritis. On the other hand, relatively mild pain or no pain may be present with life-threatening conditions, such as cancer of the ...Read more


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Severe abdominal pain below ribs perhaps in large intestines, bruised to touch, wind. Been given acid tablets by doctor but had no tests done...Worried.?

Severe abdominal pain below ribs perhaps in large intestines, bruised to touch, wind. Been given acid tablets by doctor but had no tests done...Worried.?

Acid Reflux: General symptoms of acid reflux include: -burning in the chest, known as heartburn -burning in the throat or an acid taste in the throat -stomach or chest pain -trouble swallowing -having raspy voice or a sore throat -unexplained cough the best treatment is to start and continue on acid reflux medications since these medications work by reducing acid in the stomach. ...Read more

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Lower right quadrant abdominal pain two inches below ribs daily sometimes on left also I have no appendix but when I press down it is tender?

Lower right quadrant abdominal pain two inches below ribs daily sometimes on left also I have no appendix but when I press down it is tender?

Exam needed: It is impossible to Dx abd abd pain without an exam The list of possibilities would only cause more anxiety to you. Please get an apt with your DR for exam and correct DX ...Read more

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I have right upper abdominal pain, right below my ribs. No gallbladder. It has been an ache for about 4 or 5 days. Palpating it, I feel a pulse there.

I have right upper abdominal pain, right below my ribs.  No gallbladder.  It has been an ache for about 4 or 5 days.  Palpating it, I feel a pulse there.

Some of us can feel: ...a pulse anywhere in the abdomen if we push hard; that could be normal. But the liver and hepatic & pancreatic ducts that transport bile to your intestine are also in that area. Your large bowel takes a sharp bend at both the left & right upper abdomen. Abnormality or dysfunction of any of these structures, or a gall stone left behind after surgery, can cause pain. See your doctor! Please! ...Read more

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Upper left abdominal pain below underneath lower ribs. Aches. Radiates to both my sides of ribs. Nausea with Tylenol, (acetaminophen) tea, energy drinks. ?

Luq pain: Left upper abdominal discomfort with radiation around both sides,May be referred from the spleen,colon,stomach,pancreas,duodenum,left lung base or even gall bladder. The symptoms are worrisome enough to warrant an examination by a physician tonight. ...Read more

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What do I do about severe right side abdominal pain with a lump below ribs?

What do I do about severe right side abdominal pain with a lump below ribs?

See your doctor: Abdominal pain can be caused by way too many things to advise you on what to do for your present condition. You need to see your doctor who will take a complete history and perform a physical exam before recommending any treatment plans. You may need an ultrasound to help diagnose your condition. ...Read more

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Having severe right side abdominal pain with a lump below ribs. What could be wrong?

Having severe right side abdominal pain with a lump below ribs. What could be wrong?

Gallbladder: An inflamed, distended gallbladder may present with severe pain and a palpable fullness below the right ribs. You should see a physician soon if this persists. ...Read more

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Dr. Barry Rosen
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Abdominal Pain (Definition)

Abdominal pain is pain that you feel anywhere between your chest and groin. This is often referred to as the ...Read more