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Please help! pain under right rib cage / abdominal area after surfing?

Please help! pain under right rib cage / abdominal area after surfing?

Muscle: You will get the best care in a long term relationship with a provider who knows you over time. Discuss this with that provider. ...Read more

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I have a dull pain, under right breast, rib cage area...

I have a dull pain, under right breast, rib cage area...

Watch the bra: Rib pain in female under the breast are common it can be caused by inflammation to the cartilage part of the rib caused by pressure or trauma or bruises most have been blamed on the metal hard wire of the bra use heat and Ibuprofen if persist see your physician. ...Read more

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I got an extreme pain in my upper right bak (rib cage area) followed by a strong winded feelin, pain is still strong but can breathe better now?

Back strain: It's hard to give you right diagnosis based on no physical exam and limited historical data. It can be a muscle sprain but can be as bad as ruptured aorta. If you are feeling worse, go to er if it's been for a while and better, like you said, put some heat, topical rubs, gentle massage and see your doc. ...Read more

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Gall bladder removed June 2014. Most every day my right rib cage area pain is debilitating and swelling is immense passes by morning repeats daily?

Gall bladder removed June 2014. Most every day my right rib cage area pain is debilitating and swelling is immense passes by morning repeats daily?

Time for a CT scan: Some people can have scar tissue develop to the abdominal wall/rib area. This is fixable. A CT scan with IV contrast should be acquired to make sure it isn't something else such as injury to the right hepatic artery or duct system. If there is a structure of the bile duct, it can give you pain with normal labs. ...Read more

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Bloating below the right rib cage to right pelvis area for 2 years.1 catscan, 3 endoscopes, 1 colonscopy, 3 cap.Endoscopies, 1 endo.Ultrasound . Normal?

Bloating below the right rib cage to  right pelvis area for 2 years.1 catscan, 3 endoscopes, 1 colonscopy, 3 cap.Endoscopies, 1 endo.Ultrasound . Normal?

Sugar intolerance: Consider a milk or table sugar intolerance. Lactose intolerance could cause bloating and wouldnt show up on any of the tests you mentioned. So would small bowel overgrowth. A GI specialist can do a breath test for these conditions. Its non invasive and might be helpful. ...Read more

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Pain in the lower rib cage area?

Pain in the lower rib cage area?

Several causes: In young persons, lower thoracic pain could be due to local trauma (bruise), pain associated with a virus (if the child has a fever), pleurisy (inflammation of the lung's lining), bronchitis, pneumonia or some other cause. If the pain continues, or if there is fever, see the doctor. ...Read more

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