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Can right shoulder pain be caused by gallstones?

Can right shoulder pain be caused by gallstones?

Could be: Some times gall bladder attaches will give referred pains to right shoulder area. ...Read more

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Gallbladder (Definition)

The gallbladder is a sac-like structure located under the right lobe of the liver. It is attached to the common bile duct via the cystic duct. The gallbladder can store bile when the bile is not needed, and can squeeze bile into the bile duct and intestine for digestion when a person eats larger ...Read more


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Can back and hip pain be caused by gallstones?

Can back and hip pain be caused by gallstones?

Yes and no: Back pain yes. Gallstones can cause colic not only referred to the right upper quadrant of the abdomen, butvalsobthe right upper back. They can also cause chest pain. Often they are asymptomatic. Hip pain no. Lower back pain no. ...Read more

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Can leg pain be caused by gallstone problems?

Can leg pain be caused by gallstone problems?

Not typically: Gallbladder symptoms usually effect the upper abdomen either in the middle or on the right side under the rib cage (over the liver). Some patients complain of back pain on that side as well. Frequently, gallbladder problems are confused and treated as heartburn or reflux. It would be very unusual to have leg pain associated with the gallbladder. ...Read more

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Can stomach or abdominal pains be caused by your kidney problems?

Can stomach or abdominal pains be caused by your kidney problems?

Yes: Kidney's pathological states can be associated with abdominal pains. Eg. Utis, enlarging cysts, pkds. ...Read more

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Could gallbladder pain be caused by back pain?

GB pain: Gallbladder pain can be referred to the back. ...Read more

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Can sharp pain in the chest bone be caused by gas?

Can sharp pain in the chest bone be caused by gas?

Sometimes: If you aren't sure, see your doctor to make sure it's not actual chest pain from the heart. Gas can create pain in the heart area, but people mistake heart attack for that gas all the time, so make sure you are checked out. ...Read more

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Could pain in shoulder be caused by stress?

Could pain in shoulder be caused by stress?

Yes: Stress could cause muscular pain between the shoulder and neck area. Stress can also worsen existing arthritis pains. However, stress cannot new bone and joint problems (osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, gout, etc.) nor cause rotator cuff problems. ...Read more

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Could breast pain be caused by bad shoulder?

Could breast pain be caused by bad shoulder?

Maybe: In so far as a bad shoulder could lead to altered use of the pectoralis muscles under the breast, then this might be perceived as breast pain. Go into your doctor for a breast exam. ...Read more

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Can pain in right upper abdomen be caused by acute cholecystitis?

Can pain in right upper abdomen be caused by acute cholecystitis?

Yes: Cholecystitis usually causes right upper quadrant pain, but not all right upper quadrant pain is caused by cholecystitis. Make sure you see your pmd regarding this pain. You may need a consultation with a gastroenterologist (gi specialist). ...Read more

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Can intermittent kidney pain be caused by dehydration?

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Can intermittent kidney pain be caused by dehydration?

No: Some other causes of flank pain should be sought, e.g., UTI. ...Read more

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Could my non-cardiac, non-musculoskeletal chest pain be caused by overactive cortisol?

No: However, rarely a lung tumor, which can cause chest pain can cause overactive cortisol. See a doctor for an evaluation. ...Read more

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Can stomach pain in pregnancy be caused by hunger?

Can stomach pain in pregnancy be caused by hunger?

Sometimes: If you have not eaten for a while you can get pain from increased acidity in your stomach and esophagus and reflux, try eating and taking some antacids and if not helpful, see your ob. ...Read more

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Causes of burning. Ache in chest. Can it be caused by metformin?

Causes of burning. Ache in chest.  Can it be caused by metformin?

Possible: Metformin can cause gastrointestinal upset when first starting medication or after increasing dosage. Should go away within a few days of starting medication. If this isn't the case, consult your doctor. ...Read more

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Could your gallbladder cause nausea and pain in waves? And be aggravated by a stomach virus

Possibly: Classic symptoms of gall bladder disease occur after eating a greasy meal precipitating right upper abdominal pain radiating around the right side to the back. Nausea and vomiting may also occur. However atypical symptoms may include nausea, belching,fullness in the front of the chest. An intestinal viral infection classically doesn't stir up gall bladder symptoms. ...Read more

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Could muskuloskelatal pain in the neck be caused by albuterol sulfate?

Could muskuloskelatal pain in the neck be caused by albuterol sulfate?

Unlikely: Albuterol is a stimulant. It may make the heart race or make you jittery, but it should not result in your neck discomfort. ...Read more

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Can pain caused by temporal arteritis be relieved by exercise?

Can pain caused by temporal arteritis be relieved by exercise?

No: Temporal arteritis is a vasculitis or blood vessel inflammation. It is unusual to have it at your age. Exercise does not help it. If this is really what you have, it must be treated with steroids like Prednisone. See a doctor to be tested and examined. Good luck! ...Read more

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Dr. Jerome Zacks
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Gall Bladder (Definition)

Sac like organ that serves to store bile, a digestive detergent which is made in the liver. Typically contracts after eating and sends the stored bile down ducts to ...Read more


Dr. Gutti Rao
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Chest Pain (Definition)

The chest resides between the neck & abdomen. Chest pain refers to ...Read more