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Pain on right side by ribs and into back. Been nauseated. Been a couple of months. Woke up this morning & my legs and arms are aching. What is this?

Pain on right side by ribs and into back. Been nauseated. Been a couple of months. Woke up this morning & my legs and arms are aching. What is this?

You need 2c your MD: Difficult to pinpoint. Your symptoms are pretty non specific. The best advice I can give you is to see your primary MD about this. The symptoms may not be related to one another but that's what a good doc does, takes a thorough history and physical exam. Then you should have more direction about all this. Best wishes to you! ...Read more

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What could lead to pain on right side under ribs?

What could lead to pain on 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 (likely), heart failure, muscle spasms, pinching of nerves that exit the back, or spasms of intestine. ...Read more

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Started today.pain on right side under rib. Keeps coming and going, not severe, feels a bit like stitch. 27yr old?

Started today.pain on right side under rib. Keeps coming and going, not severe, feels a bit like stitch. 27yr old?

Pay attention: This could be the start of multiple things. Did the pain start after a meal?, Could be early sign of gallstones. Difficulty with urination, nausea, or fever? Could be sign of kidney infection or kidney stone. Keep an eye out for rash. Could be start of shingles, superficial skin infection or more serious systemic infection. Recent history of trauma, (soccer?), could be rib hairline fx. ...Read more

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Modorate pain on right side under rib?

Modorate pain on right side under rib?

Gall bladder: Right sided pain under rib is usually gall bladder pain, if you feel its getting worse . If you get nausea/vomiting or fevers. You might need to get an us abdomen. ...Read more

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Pain on right side under rib cage and just lay on my back and got pain what is it?

Many reasons: Different things can cause this pain.I suggest to gets sonogram to check your gallbladder and liver first to make sure no gallstones or a mass in that area. Otherwise could be also from lower lung or ribs. ...Read more

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Nauseous, tired, pain on right side under ribs for months. What could be wrong with me?

Nauseous, tired, pain on right side under ribs for months. What could be wrong with me?

Right Upper Abd Pain: Causes of right upper abdominal pain include but are not limited to: bile duct inflammation; gallstones; gallbladder cancer; gastritis; hepatitis; kidney infection, stone or cancer; hiatal hernia; peptic ulcer, pericarditis; liver hemangioma, abscess or cancer; fecal impaction; bowel obstruction & injury. It is best to have chronic abd pain evaluated. Severe abdominal pain = er. ...Read more

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Sharp pain on right side by rib cage that comes and goes. Also nauseous. What could be the cause of the pain?

Gallbladder?: This sounds like pain associated with cholecystitis or gall bladder disease. If pain associated with food intake, especially greasy foods, then it probably is the gall bladder. You should have an evaluation from your primary care doctor. ...Read more

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My wife has sharp pain on right side under rib cage comes an goes for 2 days.. Is it appendix or nothing serious?

My wife has sharp pain on right side under rib cage comes an goes for 2 days.. Is it appendix or nothing serious?

See doctor: The causes of right sided abdominal pain are many. In upper abdomen, gall bladder, liver, stomach, small bowel, large bowel, and kidney can all contribute. Appendix symptoms are usually in the right lower quadrant of abdomen. Patient should see physician for physical exam and possibly testing. ...Read more

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Does fatty liver disease cause pain on right side under ribs?

Does fatty liver disease cause pain on right side under ribs?

No: But a bad gall bladder can cause that type of pain. You should get this evaluated. ...Read more

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Having pain on right side under ribs when i breath in and sometimes for no reason and my right shoulder?

Having pain on right side under ribs when i breath in and sometimes for no reason and my right shoulder?

Diaphragm irritated: Answer might be simply inflammation, but it could also be gall bladder or a pleural effusion. Would try anti-inflammatories first, and if not better in 3 days, see your provider. ...Read more

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I've been experiencing mental decline and digestive issues for about 10 weeks and have pain on right side of rib cage and excruciating pain after meal?

I've been experiencing mental decline and digestive issues for about 10 weeks and have pain on right side of rib cage and excruciating pain after meal?

Gallstones?: You may have an infection caused by gallstones. This would contribute to your mental decline and worsening of pain after meals. I would get an ultrasound of your gallbladder. ...Read more

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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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Shooting pain on right side under rib cage and travels up right side of neck and hurts more when i walk?

Shooting pain on right side under rib cage and travels up right side of neck and hurts more when i walk?

Suspicious symptoms: Exertional chest pain or pain in the upper abdomen in a man your age should always raise suspicion of angina pectoris or pain due to heart disease. Radiation to the neck makes it even more suspicious. Please see your physician and have a thorough evaluation done as a priority. ...Read more

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Feeling tired had bloodwork have high B12 (1, 983). Blistery itcy rash on hands, pain on right side behind rib n2 bak, nauseua, shaky, rapid heart beat?

Feeling tired had bloodwork have high B12 (1, 983). Blistery itcy rash on hands, pain on right side behind rib n2 bak, nauseua, shaky, rapid heart beat?

See your doctor: Your symptoms may be signs of something significantly wrong. One cannot tell without a complete history, physical and possible lab/imaging tests. Follow with your doctor as soon as you can. ...Read more

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I have enlarged liver & spleen , pain in my right side , could I have cancer. Diagonists w/enlarged spleen in liver & pain on right side under ribs hurts to touch, getiing a CT done tomorrow, it's been 23 hours please answer..

I have enlarged liver & spleen , pain in my right side , could I have cancer. Diagonists w/enlarged spleen in liver & pain on right side under ribs hurts to touch, getiing a CT done tomorrow, it's been 23 hours please answer..

The : The ct will be able to detect cancer if present. To answer your question, with any enlargement of organs there is a chance of cancer. However, there are also many other causes as well (fatty liver, liver cirrhosis, hepatitis, sickle cell disease etc.) hopefully your doctors will be able to figure out exactly the cause of your hepatosplenomegaly (enlarged liver and spleen) and come up with a treatment plan. Best of luck. ...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

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What causes pain in right side below ribs?

What causes pain in right side below 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

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Pain upper right side inside rib cage comes and goes?

Pain upper right side inside rib cage  comes and goes?

More details needed: There could be man reasons for this - muscle spasms, pinched nerve, lung problems, joint issues, to name just a few. What makes the pain come and what helps it go away? Is it associated with position changes, or deep breathing ? Describe the nature of the pain. Try to answer those questions and discuss your concerns with your doctor. ...Read more

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Pain in right side underneath ribs, hurts wen i lie on it, get up from lying sittin position it also hurts wen it's touched.Its been like this for 8days?

Need an exam: The cause of the discomfort could be due to problems with the gall bladder, liver, rib cage or simply a muscle injury or inflammation. I feel that your physician should examine you and order the appropriate diagnostic tests. ...Read more

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What could cause pain in right side of rib cage when I cough?

What could cause pain in right side of rib cage when I cough?

Ur cough may B due-: -2 pneumonia & pleurisy may B a czuse. Strain of the intercostal muscles can also B a cause. If Ur cough is productive & has gone on 4 a while, best 2 C Ur PCP 4 eval. ...Read more