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Hello . I have a pain in my right side under my rib cage?

Hello . I have a pain in my  right side under my rib cage?

Gall Bladder: If you are having specific pain in the right upper quadrant, especially after a fatty meal; you may very well have gall bladder trouble. This happens more with people who are fat, forty, female, fertile, and hispanic. People in your family may have had gall bladder trouble -- ask around. Try Tums (calcium carbonate) daily, report results to your doctor, and consider getting an ultrasound of your gall bladder. ...Read more

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I have a pain on my right side under my rib cage it hurts to breath deep or move in any kinda way ?

I have a pain on my right side under my rib cage it hurts to breath deep or move in any kinda way ?

Injury?: You could have this as a result of an injury. There are other cases so if this is nor resolved with use of analgesics you may have to go see your primary care physician. ...Read more

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I'm having sharp pain on the right side under my rib cage it come and goes and it worse when I breath in or out and slump over. Any ideas?

I'm having sharp pain on the right side under my rib cage it come and goes and it worse when I breath in or out and slump over. Any ideas?

Tough to say: without being able to talk to you in real time :) Pain with deep breathing can be indicative of inflammation of the lining of your lungs or a musculoskeletal etiology. The fact that your pain is worsened when you slump over points to the latter. It is possible you strained some of the musculature surrounding your ribs. ...Read more

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What should I do? I have pain on my right side directly under my rib cage?

What should I do? I have pain on my right side directly under my rib cage?

Talt to PCP: The causes of pain you described are usually from acid reflux, muscle pain, costocondritis and rarely from GB stone. As the information is incomplete and as you are young this is unlikely from heart or lung origin. Unnecessary tests sometimes bring false positive results. A Pretest probability is crucial. Try anti-acid and anti-inflammatory measures. If ineffective talk to your PCP. ...Read more

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I'm having pain upper right side under my rib cage. Sometimes it radiates to my back. I have no chance in color of eyes or urine.

Lots of possibilities: could be anything from a muscle strain to gallstones. If it tends to occur after eating, gallstones are a good possibility. An ultrasound might help find gallstones. ...Read more

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I have, sore in middle upper abdomen to the right side under my rib cage, always wake at night and sweat of pain. Been feeling this but worse before they took out my gall bladder in 2008, before the surgery all test came out normal and now 70 % of the sym

Pain : Pain in this area is very tricky since there are many organ systems in the epigastric area and right upper quadrant of the abdomen. - stomach - problems such as gastroesophageal reflux, gastritis, and stomach ulcers can cause pain in these areas - usually worse with eating and worse while laying down - pancreas - pancreatitis, pancreatic stones/blockages can cause epigastric pain, sometimes radiating to the back - liver/gallbladder - hepatitis, gall stones or gall bladder disease can cause pain in the right upper quadrant - intestinal - duodenal ulcers, infections and constipation can cause pain there because the colon loops up into that area - kidney - kidney stones or infections can cause pain in the right upper quadrant, though many people feel it in their backs. - gyne - ovarian pain from a cyst or even an infection from a sexually transmitted disease can cause pain in the right upper quadrant. And all those are just a few of the things that could be going on. So, your best option is to be seen by a doctor and examined to determine the cause of your pain. If your doctor is not sure what is causing your pain, you might benefit from speaking with a specialist. Reasons to go to the er are: - high fever - bloody stool - bright green or bloody vomit - severe or worsening pain - difficulty breathing. ...Read more

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My right side under my rib cage extended to my back hurts?

My right side under my rib cage extended to my back hurts?

Doctor exam: That could be a muscle strain, but it is also the same location of the gallbladder. It is best to have your doctor examine you to be sure. ...Read more