I had food poisoning a week ago which resulted in vomiting & bloated stomach. Now I feel pain under my left rib cage. 32 yrs old, female & my gallbladder was removed 1 year ago.

Doctor can evaluate. Under the left rib cage are the stomach, spleen, pancreas, and some large intestine. A primary care doctor can check to see if there is a problem with gastritis (stomach inflammation), esophagus problems (the tube from the throat to the stomach), infection or blood problems (that might enlarge the spleen), pancreatitis (inflamed pancreas), and other disorders...