4 doctors weighed in:

Right side upper abdomen pain under rib cage causes?

4 doctors weighed in
Dr. Laurence Fox
Family Medicine
3 doctors agree

In brief: Possibilities

Ruq abdomen is home to the liver, gall bladder, small intestines, diaphragm. Gall bladder stones, duodenal ulcer, pneumonia, hepatitis, and sometimes atypical appendicitis can cause RUQ pain.
Persistent pain warrants immediate evaluation by doctor.

In brief: Possibilities

Ruq abdomen is home to the liver, gall bladder, small intestines, diaphragm. Gall bladder stones, duodenal ulcer, pneumonia, hepatitis, and sometimes atypical appendicitis can cause RUQ pain.
Persistent pain warrants immediate evaluation by doctor.
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Dr. Barry Mills
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology
2 doctors agree

In brief: Multiple

Possibilities are numerous 1 gallbladder attacks 2.
Musculoskeletal--rib pain 3. Lung problem--infection , clot etc should see an md to be examined and take more extensive history.

In brief: Multiple

Possibilities are numerous 1 gallbladder attacks 2.
Musculoskeletal--rib pain 3. Lung problem--infection , clot etc should see an md to be examined and take more extensive history.
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