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Pain under right ribs mainly after eating and drinking had gallbladder test done all clear?

Pain under right ribs mainly after eating and drinking  had gallbladder test done all clear?

Just because an: Ultrasound was clear does not clear the gallbladder. Sometimes if it is very sluggish in emptying it will cause the same symptoms and the only cure is surgical removal . You look for it in a test called a HIDA scan. Best. ...Read more

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I get a sharp pain under my rib cage right after eating salad?

I get a sharp pain under my rib cage right after eating salad?

Need to get examined: If you are having this after eating oily or fatty dressings , it could be gall bladder symptoms . See a doctor to be checked. ...Read more

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Pain after eating like I have swallowed a brick, pain right side under rib and into my back. Severe belching gallbladder was removed two years ago?

Pain after eating like I have swallowed a brick, pain right side under rib and into my back. Severe belching gallbladder  was removed two years ago?

Gastroparesis?: This is a disease that is not understood well, but may have symtoms like this. It's when the stomach doesn't properly empty. Usually diagnosed based on symptoms, upper endoscopy, and nuclear medicine gastric emptying study. Hope this helps! ...Read more

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I have a dull pain on the right upper side of my abdomen just under the right rib.I think it appears after eating a little more than normal.Any ideas?

I have a dull pain on the right upper side of my abdomen just under the right rib.I think it appears after eating a little more than normal.Any ideas?

One possibility: Pain in the right upper abdomen after eating may be related to activity of the gall bladder. Inflammation or stones in the gallbladder may cause pain after eating. It's worth having this evaluated by your doctor. ...Read more

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I had my gallbladder removed but still having pain under ribs on the right side, pain gets worse and I get very nauseous after eating sometimes. ?

Could be...: You didn't mention how far out of surgery you were. It could be a stone in the common bile duct. Even after removal, stones could develop in the liver and still get stuck causing pain. There could have been a stone left over from surgery. It could also be a process unrelated to your gall bladder causing it as well, such as pancreatitis. ...Read more

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I have severe pain under my left ribs after eating. I feel bloated. The pain radiates to my back and right side. My stomach makes all kinds of noises.?

Stomach problems: This may suggest stomach problem like gastritis or peptic ulcer disease. Pancreatitis is another possibility if excessive alcohol intake. You need to see your primary physician and undergo exam and testing to find the cause of these symptoms. ...Read more

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Sharp pain in upper right abdomen under ribs after eating. How do you know if it's gallstone pain?

Sharp pain in upper right abdomen under ribs after eating. How do you know if it's gallstone pain?

Ultrasound: If an ultrasound shows gallstones then it is quite possible. Unfortunately there is no way to say 100% that gallstones are the cause. ...Read more

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I'm getting heart burn pain under my right rib that goes from front to back also getting dizzy spells and feel sick after eating ?

I'm getting heart burn pain under my right rib that goes from front to back also getting dizzy spells and feel sick after eating ?

Hard to know: Sounds like you are looking for a diagnosis. Unfortunately, the symptoms are nonspecific. Further detail, medical history, exam and testing would be required to determine cause. Could be short-term illness, gallbladder problem, stomach irritation/lesion, pancreas, esophageal spasm and long list of additional possibilities. Let your physician know about your symptoms, or consider virtual consult. ...Read more