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Doctor insights on: Pain In Lower Right Rib Cage And Back

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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

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I have intense pain in the area underneath my lower right rib cage wrapping around to the back same spot?

I have intense pain in the area underneath my lower right rib cage wrapping around to the back same spot?

Not interpretable: You have not mentioned the duration of symptoms. Shingles can present like this before rashes appear. Referred pain from the spine or a pinched nerve in the back or rib cage can also cause such pain. You need to see your pcp urgently. ...Read more

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I have had my gall bladder removed back on 3/31/14 now I'm having sharp constant pains in the lower right rib cage need at home remedies?

I have had my gall bladder removed back on 3/31/14 now I'm having sharp constant pains in the lower right rib cage need at home remedies?

Need more info: Pain after gall bladder surgery is not uncommon and has many causes. It is essential to call your surgeon and make him/her aware of your pain. Don't just rely on home remedies without a diagnosis. ...Read more

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What could be causing the pain in my back and right lower rib cage?

Many things: This problem mandates a real-time (face-to-face) meeting with a doctor. A history has to be taken along with a examination as well as labs and other tests. Only after all this will your doctor be in a position to tell you what's wrong and what needs to be done to help you. ...Read more

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Sharp sporadic pain on the mid-lower part of my back on the right side (below rib cage). Young, no history of medical problems.

Sharp sporadic pain on the mid-lower part of my back on the right side (below rib cage). Young, no history of medical problems.

Muscular pain: Most probably musculoskletal pain, as long as the pain is not getting progressively worse, give some time, anti inflammatory and proper stretching might help. If persistent have it checked out ...Read more

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I've been having dull pain under my rib cage on my lower right side back for the past 2 weeks, normally occurs while laying down any suggestions?

I've been having dull pain under my rib cage on my lower right side back for the past 2 weeks, normally occurs while laying down any suggestions?

Notice : If the dull pain is intermittent or steady, clearly localized or diffuse, related to any pressure on your back or side, increases (or decreases) with deep breathing, gets worse with you touching or palpating, associated with urination, menstrual cycle, upper GI symptoms. As you see, the range of possibilities is wide. But, unremitting pain for 2 should be evaluated. ...Read more

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Recently i started having pain at the lower rib cage right and now it seem to spread to the back body but the pain is not on the spine. Wht is this?

Recently i started having pain at the lower rib cage right and now it seem to spread to the back body but the pain is not on the spine. Wht is this?

Possible : Costochondritis , which effect the junction of the rib to the chest bone (sternum) usually subside by using Motrin in few days, rarely will continue for a while and you have to see your doctor for the treatment. ...Read more

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Pain under right rib cage extending to lower back .been having it for about 6 mos now can become severe. gallbladder already out 4 yrs.

Pain under right rib cage extending to lower back .been having it for about 6 mos now can become severe. gallbladder already out 4 yrs.

Get evaluated: You don't need the ER, but do make an appointment with your regular doc. This sounds like biliary pain, and absent your gallbladder you may benefit from CT scan, TECH HIDA scan or EGD/ERCP to access for other biliary problems. There are several possible causes. Be well. ...Read more