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Pain in upper right abdominal? What is there?

Pain in upper right abdominal? What is there?

RUQ anatomy: Anatomically, the right upper quadrant (RUQ) of the abdomen includes: liver, gallbladder, pancreatic head, bile ducts and ampulla, c-loop of the duodenum, stomach antrum and pylorus, the hepatic flexure of the colon. Don't forget the diaphragm and lower chest are pretty close by. The abdominal musculature, ribs, and skin can all contribute as well to localizing RUQ pain. An exam is appropriate. ...Read more

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21 wks pregnant and keep getting really bad pain in upper right abdominal area near ribs and excess thirst. Is this normal ?

21 wks pregnant and keep getting really bad pain in upper right abdominal area near ribs and excess thirst. Is this normal ?

Right upper quadrant: gallbladder attacks can be precipitated by pregnancy, at least you are not in your 3rd trimester then even more possibilities exist for your pain, best to have an ultrasound and liver blood test performed ...Read more

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Sharp pain in upper right abdominal area and side when having bowel movements at times. What causes this?

Sharp pain in upper right abdominal area and side when having bowel movements at times. What causes this?

Unclear: Abdominal pain is not very typical although you provided a lot of detai. Pain with bowel movements suggests intestinal contractions are the cause. Pain in right upper quadrant on other hand sound like liver or gallbladder. You need more history and examination, and testing to make sense of your pains. Need to see a doc for that one. ...Read more

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I remember lifting something very heavy and have had a dull pain in my upper right abdominal area ever sense. What might this be? What should I do?

I remember lifting something very heavy and have had a dull pain in my upper right abdominal area ever sense. What might this be? What should I do?

Strain: A strain of the abdominal muscles in that area could explain the continuing discomfort and should heal in about 7-10 days. More prolonged discomfort in that area,especially with associated tenderness, would have to be evaluated by a physician or surgeon to check for gall bladder or liver disorders. Appropriate tests would be ordered. ...Read more

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I have pain upper right abdominal in chest from last month, I have clear my all blood report , x ray, sonography ?

I have pain upper right abdominal in chest from last month, I have clear my all blood report , x ray, sonography ?

Unsure: With limited information - but labs, ultrasound and xrays, the likely culprit is more muscular or cartilage based. There is also the phenomenon of " gallbladder insufficiency" which requires more specialized testing such as a hida scan - to look for the function of the gallbladder, not just for gallstones. If it does not resolve - please ask for a second opinion ... ...Read more

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Fluttering feeling in right abdomen . Pain upper right. Abdominal U/S nml, CBC cmp normal. Endoscopy nml.. Help?

Fluttering feeling in right abdomen . Pain upper right. Abdominal U/S nml, CBC cmp normal. Endoscopy nml.. Help?

Its an "unusual": presentation but this could be from irritation of a nerve innervating the upper abdomen and coming from a pinched nerve in your lower THORACIC spine! Any upper back pain???? Just a thought since the major intra-abdominal reasons appear "ruled out" Hope this helps! Dr Z ...Read more

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When I take victoza (liraglutide) & eat, I get a pain in upper right side abdominal and spreads to right back side, only on 0.9 in between 0.6 and 1.2 ?

When I take victoza (liraglutide) & eat, I get a pain in upper right side abdominal and spreads to right back side, only on 0.9 in between 0.6 and 1.2 ?

Worrisome: I suggest an abdominal ultrasound and examination to rule out gallbladder disease and I suggest that you do this ASAP. ...Read more

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I have had some center stomach pain, upper right abdominal pain and mid right back pan off and on the past week. No fever, diarrhea, vomiting. 36yo.?

I have had some center stomach pain, upper right abdominal pain and mid right back pan off and on the past week. No fever, diarrhea, vomiting.  36yo.?

Gall bladder? Ulcer?: Relation to activity? Certain type of food? Stool discoloration? Predictable pattern over the past wk? If it has not improved or actually worsened the past wk, you should see a doctor soon. ...Read more