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Feeling lots of pain in right center and upper abdomen please help?

Feeling lots of pain in right center and upper abdomen please help?

Many things: It could be related to the food you eat. It may be gallstones. It could be your liver or pancreas. Kidney stones on the right will cause pain. Also, it could be due to your appendix. Get checked out by your primary care and they can help steer you in the right direction/. ...Read more

Upper Abdomen (Definition)

Draw a transverse line through the umbilicus and the upper abdomen includes every part of the belly above this line and below the ...Read more


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2 weeks, sudden pain & nausea, center upper abdomen has continued after eating. Can't eat much, lost 7lbs. Just noticed a fine rash on belly. Ideas?

2 weeks, sudden pain & nausea, center upper abdomen has continued after eating. Can't eat much, lost 7lbs. Just noticed a fine rash on belly. Ideas?

Abd pain /rash: May be gastritis/ GERD with or without H pylori a bacterial infection that needs antibiotics. Or eosinophilic esophagitis (immune condition) May also be gallbladder or rarely pancreas lesion(mass). Would follow up with urgent care / doc this week likely need CT of abdomen and pelvis and testing for H pylori. ...Read more

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I'm having severe pain in my center upper abdomen, the area where my ribs meet. It feels like a dull aching, stabbing pain that radiates to my throat?

Abdominal Pains: Acute abdominal pains can be from many different diseases. Some of these are treated with medicines others may require procedures or surgery. Also, sometime abdominal pains can be from other parts of the body. I strongly encourage you to go to your doctor or the ER for an evaluation. They can order blood tests and x-rays to start to find the answer of why you are having pains. ...Read more

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What causes a 5-second stabbing pain in the center of chest/ upper abdomen / xiphoid area? Right at braline.PCP says heart ok. Fear cardiac problem!

What causes a 5-second stabbing pain in the center of chest/ upper abdomen / xiphoid area? Right at braline.PCP says heart ok. Fear cardiac problem!

Not heart: Your pain is atypical for heart disease. You are 38. If you're premenopausal, a non-smoker, and non-diabetic, your risk of heart disease is effectively 0. If you have the risk factor(s) above, a stress test could be justified but will likely be normal. ...Read more

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Pain upper center abdomen and upper right. Abdominal u/s nml. Endoscopy shows gerd CBC cmp nml. What could this be? Hx constipation, should worry?

Pain upper center abdomen and upper right. Abdominal u/s nml. Endoscopy shows gerd CBC cmp nml. What could this be? Hx constipation, should worry?

Biliary dyskinesia?: This could be an unction all problem with the gallbladder, especially if the pain is related to meals. Ask your doctor if a CCK-HIDA scan is appropriate. If this is done, pay particular attention whether the medication (CCK) reproduces the pain. This is a nuclear medicine scan. Hope this helps! ...Read more

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I have pain in my mid back that also seems to be happening in my upper abdomen. Last night it was slightly left of center. Today it's left of center. What should I do?

I have pain in my mid back that also seems to be happening in my upper abdomen. Last night it was slightly left of center. Today it's left of center. What should I do?

Stomach problem : You may have problems with the stomach or digestive system. It can also be related to a back problem with muscle spasms in the back and stomach wall. Nonetheless, you should see an internist of family dr. For evaluation and treatment. ...Read more

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Abnormal lumps in upper abdomen and center of chest, somewhat tender if pressed in. It started out as just one, now there are several more?

Abnormal lumps in upper abdomen and center of chest, somewhat tender if pressed in. It started out as just one, now there are several more?

Get checked...: Sound like could be some furuncles (which are small infections in skin). This could need antibiotics or draining (if large enough abscess). Get it checked. ...Read more

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I have had pain in my upper abdomen and in the center of my chest. And it goes straight to middle of my back my stool is green. I can't eat.

I have had pain in my upper abdomen and in the center of my chest. And it goes straight to middle of my back
 my stool is green. I can't eat.

Sounds like this: Needs urgent hands on consultation (Emergency or Walk In unit. You could have a problem with your GALLBLADDER or PANCREAS!
Take action as soon as practicable!
Hope this helps
Dr Z ...Read more

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Can a hiatal hernia cause pain and fullness under your sternum or breastbone right where your upper abdomen begins center of your ribcage?

Can a hiatal hernia cause pain and fullness under your sternum or breastbone right where your upper abdomen begins center of your ribcage?

Hiatal hernia: A hiatal hernia may cause pain there, however heart disease, gallbladder disease and stomach may also cause issues. You should seek the help of a primary care physician to see if you need a gastroenterologist or cardiologist or surgeon. ...Read more

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Random pretty bad pains in upper abdomen. Random small chest pains on left side toward center. Er said heart is ok and blood showed normal signs.?

Gas pains: Syptoms represent different etiologies depending on whether you are under 20 or over 60, with this set of complaints oveer 60 myocrdial infarct is a common cause. Especially at the base of the heart. Under 20 GI causes such as spenic flexure syndrome with gas im colon can cause this type of condition. ...Read more

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Have a dull steady pain that starts in upper left abdomen and spreads to the center of stomach. More intense in the morning and 1 hour after I eat.

Have a dull steady pain that starts in upper left abdomen and spreads to the center of stomach. More intense in the morning and 1 hour after I eat.

Possibly PepticUlcer: Ur symptoms r suggestive of Gastritis (inflammation of the stomach lining) or Peptic Ulcer (ulceration of the stomach or early intestinal lining). I suggest seeing ur clinican ASAP, so they can examine u, possibly order tests, and treat ur condition appropriately. U can try OTC pepcid, zantac, (ranitidine) or prilosec, along with mylanta/tums until u see them. Stop alcohol, smoking, NSAIDs, caffeine for now ...Read more