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I have so much pain in my stomach. It feels like i had a csection. What could be wrong? Pain is in upper right side of stomach...

I have so much pain in my stomach.  It feels like i had a csection.  What could be wrong?  Pain is in upper right side of stomach...

Go see a doctor: Depending on what makes the pain better or worse, when the pain comes, if it's sharp or dull, if it's associated with food or not, there are many different causes of abdominal pain. One of the most common causes of right upper abdominal pain is the gallbladder which can be treated with diet or surgery. You would need an exam and possibly other testing to make the diagnosis. ...Read more

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Dull pain in upper right side of stomach, goes to back, refusing to eat.

Dull pain in upper right side of stomach, goes to back, refusing to eat.

See the doc: There are numerous causes, it could be from gallbladder problem, stomach infection or ulcer issue,pancreatitis; there are many things which can do this. ONLY A detailed history, physical with appropriate lab investigations and tests can provide the right answer. Please see your doctor or go to ER. ...Read more

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I've been taking 350mg of ptu (propylthiouracil) in one go, since doing this, i'm experiencing pain in the upper right side of my stomach, what should I do?

Evaluation: Ptu (propylthiouracil) is typically taken 3 times daily. Although your total dose of 350 mg is not excessive, it should be divided up throughout the day. One of the possible side effects of ptu (propylthiouracil) is a type of drug related hepatitis. This could cause right upper abdominal pain. You should get this evaluated by your doctor. ...Read more

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Following my last question I now have a fever of over 100 degrees and sharp pain in the upper right side of my stomach should I go to the hospitol?

Following my last question I now have a fever of over 100 degrees and sharp pain in the upper right side of my stomach should I go to the hospitol?

Maybe you should...: Persistent abdominal pain for more than six hours, especially with a fever, increases the likelihood that it is something that will require antibiotics or surgery. Pain in the right upper quadrant of the abdomen is most commonly related to gall bladder pain, especially if it increases with eating fatty foods. ...Read more

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Having pain in upper right side (cramps) above stomach but below right breast (waist area) 17 and female only started today ?

Having pain in upper right side (cramps) above stomach but below right breast (waist area) 17 and female only started today ?

Needs to be checked: The pain in right side under the breast can be caused by problem with Gall Bladder or Liver,We do not have enough information to tell you what it could be.Gall Bladder Stone or infection.Other possibilities are pain radiating from stomach like in gastritis or peptic ulcer and Pancreatitis.At least you need an examination and may need blood test and imaging like ultrasound or CAT Scan ...Read more

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I am having pain in my upper right side stomach and am having black stools. I have a kidney infection but am still having severe pain and concerned.

I am having pain in my upper right side stomach and am having black stools. I have a kidney infection but am still having severe pain and concerned.

Melena?: Black, tarry, malodorous stool can be related to GI bleeding. Black stools can also be related to taking certain medications. Please let your doctor know ASAP. ...Read more

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Really bad pain in the upper right side of my stomach radiates into my back! 37 weeks pregnant pee and blood pressure are fine so was liver test help!

Really bad pain in the upper right side of my stomach radiates into my back! 37 weeks pregnant pee and blood pressure are fine so was liver test help!

Think Gallbladder: Gallbladder problems are common in pregnancy, esp. If tis is not your first child. Avoiding fatty foods may be helpful, but you should have an ultrasound now. Talk to your OB very soon about this issue, or go to the er if very bad. Most surgeons are going to try avoid surgery, at this time of pregnancy. ...Read more

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I feel pain in my right upper side or stomach area. What is this. Is it gas or galbladder. Constant pain lately.

I feel pain in my right upper side or stomach area. What is this. Is it gas or galbladder. Constant pain lately.

Hard to tell: You really need a formal doctor visit to figure this out. Gallbladder pain is typically in the right upper quadrant of the abdomen, and often radiates toward to back. It is classically made worse about a half hour after eating, especially fatty foods. Not everyone has this classic picture however, and you need a more thorough exam and maybe an ultrasound. Hope this helps! ...Read more

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Last night I had a pain on my right side upper stomach that lasted 3 hours. Do you have an idea of what caused that pain?

Last night I had a pain on my right side upper stomach that lasted 3 hours. Do you have an idea of what caused that pain?

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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Pain upper right side stomach pain in morning and afternoon acid reducer helps

Upper : Upper stomach pain can be caused by acid reflux from the stomach (gerd-gastroesophageal reflux disease), gastritis (irritation to the stomach lining), or even simple indigestion. Pain on the right upper stomach can be caused by gallstones, which is more common in middle-aged women, usually radiates to the back, is worse about 30 minutes after eating, and often accompanied by nausea or vomiting. Kidney pain can cause pain in the right upper abdomen but is usually more towards the back (flank area). If pain is associated with vomiting, fever, or inability to eat then a medical evaluation is typically warranted. ...Read more