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I have a pain on my right side below my ribs but above my hip, it bothers me randomly not constantly. What could it be?

I have a pain on my right side below my ribs but above my hip, it bothers me randomly not constantly. What could it be?

Muscle spasm: Teenage female w. Right flank pain intermittently suggests muscle spasm. If pain is constantly same sided, then vertebral scoliosis, girdle instability, and obliquity become concerning. X-rays are not as useful as opinion of an osteopath, who actually examines the skeleton. Disorder of the sacroiliac joint becomes a consideration. Look at your posture in the mirror to discern if you are tilted. ...Read more

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Hello, I'm having pain in my right side below my rib cage?

Hello, I'm having pain in my right side below my rib cage?

Mgt: It may be muscular or related to tendonitis. More information and review is available with an inbox consultation. ...Read more

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I have been worried for about two months I have had pain in my right side just below my rib cage and a lump feeling in my throat?

I have been worried for about two months I have had pain in my right side just below my rib cage and a lump feeling in my throat?

2 problems: Likely 2 separate problems. See MD for rib cage. Throat - you may have globus. See ENT doc to rule out pathology. http://www.merckmanuals.com/home/digestive-disorders/symptoms-of-digestive-disorders/lump-in-throat ...Read more

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I have this pain on my right side just below my rib cage and i would like to know what it is. How can I figure this out?

See PCP to get help: As what to do about it. Possibilities include abdominal pain, from a gall bladder, kidney, liver, colon or appendiceal causes; other would include pain from the spine, probably from a disc lesion with a pinched nerve, etc. So certainly see your pcp or a gen surgeon to be properly investigated and treated. Good luck. ...Read more

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I'm having a constant pain on my right side, below my ribs but above the hip. Certain movements make it very painful, happened during paddle practice.

Muscle sprain/strain: You may have injured or strained a muscle during practice. See your physician OR if the team has a trainer. ...Read more

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1 week postpartum & I have pain on my left side right below my ribs. It stabs and burns when i move. Is it a torn muscle?

1 week postpartum & I have pain on my left side right below my ribs. It stabs and burns when i move. Is it a torn muscle?

Needs exam: It's hard to say what your problem is without examining you, but a stabbing pain in the left side with movement could be a muscle injury, which isn't uncommon after delivery (especially if prolonged or difficult labor). Many other possibilities include rib fractures, ulcers, splenic infarct , zoster (shingles) to name a few. If this is troublesome you should see your doctor for an evaluation. ...Read more

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Need help! i'm 5 months pregnant, i've been having terrible pain on my right side just below my rib cage. Is this a sign that hemorrhoids are to come?

Need help! i'm 5 months pregnant, i've been having terrible pain on my right side just below my rib cage. Is this a sign that hemorrhoids are to come?

Unlikely hemorrhoid: 'rhoid pains will be low at the rectum. If the pain is severe, associated with fever or causes other problems like nausea or vomiting, go see your gynecologist or go to the emergency department. ...Read more

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I want to know what this sharp pain is? Im having shortness of breath, pain in my right side below my ribs hurts when i breathe, pain is sharper when i take deep breaths, hurts when i move and laugh

Chest : Chest pain that causes shortness of breath should be evaluated by a doctor sooner rather than later. Even though many people equate chest pain with a heart attack, there are actually many causes of chest pain - some of which are concerning, some of which are not. You need an examination to know whether your symptoms are something to be worried about. I've attached a website with some helpful information about chest pain. In the meantime, give your doctor a call. Good luck! ...Read more

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I have a slight burning sensation on my right side below my ribs .

I have a slight burning sensation on my right side below my ribs .

Multimodal: Gall bladder/ kidney oy musculoskeletal. Could be early rash/shingles. Any number of things can do this, if symptomatic check with dr. ...Read more