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Stomach pain above the belly button up ton senter of chest?

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Dr. Robert Kwok
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In brief: Many possibilities!

A person with tummy pain between the belly button and the bottom of the rib cage can have a variety of problems.
A doctor's examination is needed, unless the person is young & healthy, and the pain is mild & resolves quickly. Possible causes include: stomach acid problems, reflux symptoms, pancreatitis, gall stone related problems, abdominal muscle strains, some sort of hernia, shingles rash, etc.

In brief: Many possibilities!

A person with tummy pain between the belly button and the bottom of the rib cage can have a variety of problems.
A doctor's examination is needed, unless the person is young & healthy, and the pain is mild & resolves quickly. Possible causes include: stomach acid problems, reflux symptoms, pancreatitis, gall stone related problems, abdominal muscle strains, some sort of hernia, shingles rash, etc.
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