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I have a sharp pain in my right shoulder from my stiff neck and when i cough it hurts also I have pain on right side near ribs what could it be?

I have a sharp pain in my right shoulder from my stiff neck and when i cough it hurts also I have pain on right side near ribs what could it be?

Variety of causes: This could be a variety of things. A thorough history and physical needs to be completed by your health care provider. ...Read more

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My husband has had pain in right side rib near sternum what do you think it could be?

My husband has had pain in right side rib near sternum what do you think it could be?

?costochondritis: The cause of the discomfort could be costochondritis(an inflammation of the joint between the rib and sternum) or due to problems with the gall bladder, liver, rib cage or simply a muscle injury or inflammation. I feel that your physician should examine him and order the appropriate diagnostic tests and treatment. In the meantime he could try applying heat, rubbing liniment and ibuprofen(with food). ...Read more

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What could cause pain in my right side near my ribs and middle of back?

Many things: Near the lower ribs, are kdiney, liver, gall bladder, duodenum, part of pancreas, large bowel as well as lower lung. For instance but not all inclusive, infection or trauma to kidney, liver; colitis distending large bowel; pancreatitis and gastritis; gall bladder disease, infection in lower lung, traumatic or inflammatory changes in bones. You should consult your physician for workup. ...Read more

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Help! Really sharp pain front right side near bottom of ribs.Woke me up this morning and lasted for 20 mins, now keeps coming and going.Really worried?

Gall Bladder: is in this region. The symptoms suggest gall bladder issues. An ultra sound will show any swelling or stones .. see your doc in the am, eat bland non fatty foods until then. ...Read more

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I've got pain in my right side near my ribs ever day when i've been sleeping?

I've got pain in my right side near my ribs ever day when i've been sleeping?

See below: This is a problem that necessitates a face-to-face meeting with your doctor. This will allow him/her to examine you, ask specific questions. And possibly order tests to find out what's wrong and what to do to help you. ...Read more

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U/s negative for gallstones waiting on results from HIDA scan. Having intermittent pain on right side front and back near ribs. If not gb what?

U/s negative for gallstones waiting on results from HIDA scan. Having intermittent pain on right side front and back near ribs. If not gb what?

Right sided pain...: If ultrasound is negative for gallstones, there still could be a problem with the gallbladder. Sometimes CCK is administered during HIDA scan to calculate gallbladder ejection fraction and determine if there is a functional problem with the gallbladder. Is the pain associated with eating? Other organs in the right abdomen include the kidney and liver. Kidney stones can cause right flank pain. ...Read more

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What causes pain in right side under ribs?

What causes pain in right side under ribs?

Many reasons: It depends on what brings the pain on, what it feels like, where exactly it is located, how long it lasts, what makes it better, and what makes it worse. Only a dr. Can help you figure this out. Possibilities include an ulcer, irritation of the stomach or duodenum (small intestine), gallstones, congestive heart failure, muscle spasms, pinching of nerves that exit the back, or spasms of intestine. ...Read more