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I have a 5.2cm bullae in upper right lung. Keep getting mild pain in lower right ribs, could this be due to the pressure in the lung.

I have a 5.2cm bullae in upper right lung. Keep getting mild pain in lower right ribs, could this be due to the pressure in the lung.

Sort of...: Bullae are basically hyper expanded area of your lung. That part of your lung will not contract. It forces the rest of your lung to expand to compensate. That expansion could cause pressure at the base of your lung. ...Read more

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Dull pain below lower right ribs and right back accompanied with acidity . What it could be ?. Its on and off and been there since a few years

Dull pain below lower right ribs and right back accompanied with acidity . What it could be ?. Its on and off and been there since a few  years

RUQ Pain: Two main considerations are acid reflux ("heartburn") & gallbladder disease. Location is not typical for ulcer disease . Trial of medication such as ranitidine or Prilosec otc is reasonable. See your doctor. ...Read more

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Pain behind lower right rib cage up to shoulder hurts to laugh move n breath?

Pain behind lower right rib cage up to shoulder hurts to laugh move n breath?

Several things: It could be your gall bladder, liver problem, a kidney stone or infection, a rib muscle sprain / strain or a infection / inflammation in the right lung or lining of the right lung. If you have nausea, loose bowels then more likely gall bladder. If you have cough or breathing problems, then the lungs may be culprit. Blood in the urine or urinary frequency suggests the kidney stone. See a doc! ...Read more

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How do you tell if pain under lower right ribs is emergent? It may be a dislocated rib. Hist eds. It aches and occasional pain when moving around.

How do you tell if pain under lower right ribs is emergent? It may be a dislocated rib. Hist eds. It aches and occasional pain when moving around.

You'll know: Pain in the chest wall that is worse when you move or push on the chest wall is minor. You've got Ehlers-Danlos and can expect some nuisance discomfort like this. Pain that should bring you to the emergency room is obviously not normal pain and you'll know if it happens to you. ...Read more

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Had a Laproscopic appendectomy 2 days ago. Face&arms keep turning red, alot of pain, chills&pain in lower right(under ribs)when breathes. Wht Doido?

Post operative issue: Some postoperative pains can be expected. The pain in the right ribs is common however continuing to have chills could signify a complication or continued infection. I recommend you call the surgeon who did your operation to clarify and follow-up with. ...Read more

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I have pain in my lower right ribs after eating.

Gall bladder?: With no other information, i wonder if you may have gallstones. Pain, nausea and vomiting may occur with gallstones - and gall bladder pain may be "referred" to your right shoulder, armpit, or upper back. Talk with your doctor if the problem persists. S/he hay recommend an abdominal ultrasound exam to see if they can spot stones. Good luck. Lgromkomd. ...Read more

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Severe pain in my lower right rib when i'm turned on and just about to get busy?

Severe pain in my lower right rib when i'm turned on and just about to get busy?

Stop getting busy : No all kidding aside, there could be a rib displaced, muscle imbalance, hernia or something going on there. Recommend seeing your doctor to figure out what's going on. ...Read more

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I have pain in my lower right rib cage on my back. Its much worse when lay down. ?

I have pain in my lower right rib cage on my back. Its much worse when lay down. ?

Pain: The pain can be coming from muscle, intestines, kidney stones, bones, ovaries or bladder... Go to a doctor to get checked out more thoroughly. ...Read more