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What to do if I have dull pain below the right rib cage?

Muscle strain: You could have pulled a muscle. On the other hand, this could be from something under the chest or abdominal wall. Try a warm compress or ice pack. If symptoms persist, X rays, labs and possible Cat scan of abdomen and chest may be needed at your doctor's discretion ...Read more

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What to do if I have a dull pain below the right rib cage?

What to do if I have a dull pain below the right rib cage?

See a doctor for-: -evaluation. Tests may be needed as well as a hands on exam, ,aswell as a good history. The causes can be many there are so many organs in that area as well as possibility of referred pain ...Read more

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Dull pain right below my left rib cage when i exhale deeply, what could this be?

Could be muscle pain: Depending upon how long it has been bothering you and if you hurt yourself or not it could be muscular in origin if it just started you could use heating pad and see if it goes away . If it does not go away soon, contact your physician so he can make a diagnosis. I hope this helps. ...Read more

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I have a weird dull pain between my left rib cage and skin, i feel it if I am leaning to the left..

I have a weird dull pain between my left rib cage and skin, i feel it if I am leaning to the left..

Nerve compression?: You may be compressing a thoracic nerve where it exits the spine. But if it's a progressive problem you may need some testing. ...Read more

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I've been having dull pain under my rib cage on my lower right side back for the past 2 weeks, normally occurs while laying down any suggestions?

Notice : If the dull pain is intermittent or steady, clearly localized or diffuse, related to any pressure on your back or side, increases (or decreases) with deep breathing, gets worse with you touching or palpating, associated with urination, menstrual cycle, upper GI symptoms. As you see, the range of possibilities is wide. But, unremitting pain for 2 should be evaluated. ...Read more

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I started getting a dull pain under my left rib cage its a come and go pain, usually when im done eating and sitting down. Please help. Thank you ?

 I started getting a dull pain under my left rib cage its a come and go pain, usually when im done eating and sitting down. Please help. Thank you
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Hard to say: There are multiple potential causes, you should consider being seen. Possible causes can incude an irritation of a nerve in the thoracic spine, an inflammatory condition involving the pancreas or the lining of the lung, and multiple other causes. A detailed exam and appropriate studies can usually sort out the cause. Thank you for the question. ...Read more

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Please explain dull aching pain right under left rib cage?

Please explain dull aching pain right under left rib cage?

See below: It could be any number of things. You have symptoms which could be serious and should see your physician. He/she will listen to you, do a physical examinarion, run some tests, and let you know what's going on. ...Read more