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Pain on right side of abdomen under breast and ribs. 4 months now. Not gallstones as I had an ultra 2 months ago. Also suffer from anxiety.

Pain on right side of abdomen under breast and ribs. 4 months now. Not gallstones as I had an ultra 2 months ago. Also suffer from anxiety.

Biliary dyskinesia : it's possible your gallblader is not working right - HIDA scan can confirm it . If function is less then 20% taking it out may help ...Read more

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I have pain on my right side abdomen right under the ribs, the pain comes and goes and sometimes I feel on my back. Very mild but strange...

I have pain on my right side abdomen right under the ribs, the pain comes and goes and sometimes I feel on my back. Very mild but strange...

Gall Bladder: Given the location it may be gall bladder issues but would need more information to clarify. I am available for a consult this afternoon and evening to discuss this further. ...Read more

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Sharp pain in upper left side of abdomen under ribs. What can I do to alleviate the pain?

Sharp pain in upper left side of abdomen under ribs. What can I do to alleviate the pain?

Consider Cold Milk: If you aren't a smoker, who is overweight, and family history of heart disease, that is, it isn't your heart that is causing this, consider your stomach as being the culprit. Too much acid? How about drinking milk to coat it with cold milk. Not a treatment, but will give you diagnosis. Then go to your doctor. You are going to need their help. ...Read more

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Pain in right side of abdomen right below where my rib cage ends. Had Cbc and ultrasound done over summer with no results. What's going on?

Many possibilities: Gallbladder (stones) or attack - cholecystitis, rib fracture or bruising (from sports), kidney issues, possibly problems with the liver or ovaries or the colon / intestines are all still possible. Depends on the characteristic of the pain & what seems to bring it on or alleviate it. Keep a 'pain diary' along with what you eat, & bring it to a doctor. Use HealthTap PRime if it's more convenient. GL ...Read more

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What is pain in right side of abdomen that seems to go around the back just below rib cage. Seems to get worse with certain foods/liquids w/fatigue. ?

What is pain in right side of abdomen that seems to go around the back just below rib cage. Seems to get worse with certain foods/liquids w/fatigue. ?

Any GI disease such-: -as reflux, ulcers, gall bladder or liver can cause the synptoms you have. see your PCP, be evaluated and follow his/her plan of treatment. ...Read more

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I have a sharp burning pain in the upper right side of abdomen just below my rib cage. What could be causing this?

Burning pain: If a crusting rash is present shortly it is shingles. Otherwise have someone check the nerve on that side and your spine where the nerve originates from. ...Read more

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What would cause pain on upper left side of body near abdomen under ribs?

What would cause pain on upper left side of body near abdomen under ribs?

Several things: Upper left abdomen contains spleen, tail of pancreas, splenic flexure of colon, part of stomach, left kidney, left lower ribs and muscles. Costochondritis, strained muscles, trauma to spleen, stomach ulcer or tumor, pancreatitis, problem with left lobe of liver, left kidney infection or stone, left lower lung infection, splenic flexure distention with air from irritable bowel syndrome, to name few. ...Read more

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Pain on left side abdomen under rib when sitting when i lay flat it goes away?

Pain on left side abdomen under rib when sitting when i lay flat it goes away?

Position: Any pain related to position sounds like musculo-skeletal in origin, not visceral. So you might want to try looser clothing, change chair position, that sort of thing. Area under the left rib cage means area of stomach, pancreas, spleen, diaphragm, so if it persists, these things need to be looked at. Also, it could be atypical angina, pain from heart muscle not getting enough oxygen. ...Read more