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Dr. Richard Levin
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Please explain dull ache, pain right below left rib cage? And feeling sick for 2-3 days

Please explain dull ache, pain right below left rib cage? And feeling sick for 2-3 days

Stomach, spleen...: While i don't have enough information from your question to give a tentative diagnosis, the organs in the left side of your abdomen towards the top are your stomach and spleen. However, your heart and the lining of the lungs can also seem to hurt from there (referred pain)... Most likely a stomach irritation, but get it checked if it doesn't get better soon. ...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

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My partner has had a dull ache under his rib cage for the past 3-4 days he also feels sick?

My partner has had a dull ache under his rib cage for the past 3-4 days he also feels sick?

Abdominal pain: Difficult to advise as location right left or center helps identify potential organ involvement. Can only advise see a doctor. ...Read more

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My rib cage around to my spine has dull ache. What could cause this?

My rib cage around to my spine has dull ache. What could cause this?

Rob cage pain: Sometimes this is just from sleeping on it wrong or due to some kind of lifting/pulling activity that caused muscle spasms or strain. If it radiates from the spine around, it could haw a spinal cause due to nerve irritation, although that's pretty rare. If you just had a bad cough, it's from the muscle and ribs being irritated from that. Have it checked if it doesn't improve in 2 weeks. Good luck! ...Read more

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I keep having pains below my left rib cage it's quite uncomfortable it's like a dull ache.What could be causing these pains?

I keep having pains below my left rib cage it's quite uncomfortable it's like a dull ache.What could be causing these pains?

Needs evaluation: Possibilities include enlarged spleen, issues from pancreas, colon, stomach, kidney, gallbladder or prior surgery. Your physician can review your history, examine you and may check bloodwork and probably get a ct scan. Good luck. ...Read more

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I have had a dull constant ache under my right rib cage for 24 hours. It's not severe but annoying. Should i worry about gallbladder ?

Not likely: At your age, unless you have a family history. The only way to know for sure is by getting an ultrasound examination. Pain in this area could be from any number of other things, so get it checked out by a doctor. ...Read more

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Dull ache the bottom of my rib cage both sides I have also been having a ache in my groin an my sternum never had problems before was fit a healthy ?

Vague: Unfortunately these are vague and spread out symptoms which could represent muscle/ligament sprains, abdominal pathology, urologic conditions, etc. I would recommend seeing a physician if symptoms persist. ...Read more