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Can a tumor on the rib cage in the back cause a referred pain in the abdomen on the same side?

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Dr. Peter Ihle
Orthopedic Surgery

In brief: Could

A tumor in a rib will refer 2 the front on the same side, ; if an upper rib it refers low on the rib cage ; u interpret it as upper abdominal pain.

In brief: Could

A tumor in a rib will refer 2 the front on the same side, ; if an upper rib it refers low on the rib cage ; u interpret it as upper abdominal pain.
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