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Intermittent Pain In Upper Right Abdomen
Severe intermittent pain upper right abdomen. Have had CT & ultrasound of gallbladder all normal. Pain gets worse each time. Help??
Consider these...: Anatomically, the right upper quadrant (RUQ) of the abdomen includes: liver, gallbladder, pancreatic head, bile ducts and ampulla, c-loop of the duodenum, stomach antrum and pylorus, the hepatic flexure of the colon. Don't forget the diaphragm and lower chest are pretty close by. The abdominal musculature, ribs, and skin can all contribute as well to localizing RUQ pain. An exam is appropriate. ...Read more
Go to the hospital: Maybe your gall bladder. Call your doctor and see what they think. If the pain is worse with eating fatty or fried foods, than it probably is. ...Read more
Pain in upper right abdomen, no other symptoms? Had blood tests today, I'm young and have been worrying non stop.
Gallbladder: You should get an ultrasound looking for stones. ...Read more
What might be the cause of pain in upper right abdomen? I just started having some pain in my upper right abdomen yesterday. It's just below bottom of my rib cage, and halfway between my side and the center of my chest. It hurts as i move around, and is
At : At the time of cholecystectomy, some stones can pass in to the bile duct and stay there for a very long time, even years. Occasionally, years later these stones can manifest symptoms similar to a gallbladder attack. It may be worth investigating with simple lab tests including liver function tests. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Is it possible to have pain in upper right abdomen, every test be negative but still have gall bladder problem?
Yes: In particular, biliary dyskinesia is thought to be a functional gallbladder problem, and can sometimes be diagnosed with a CCK-HIDA scan. If you get this, make sure to note if the CCK administration causes your pain. Ask your primary care if this test, or a referral to a general surgeon is appropriate. Hope this helps! ...Read more
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