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Sharp stabbing pain under right arm and upper rib area after having the flu. Pain increases when moving, lifting, or pulling on heavy objects.

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Dr. Kenneth Smith
Internal Medicine

In brief: Suspect pneumonia

Most common vent with flu is pneumonia.
Pneumonia can cause pleurisy which causes pain. Could also be strained muscles from coughing. Should see physician.

In brief: Suspect pneumonia

Most common vent with flu is pneumonia.
Pneumonia can cause pleurisy which causes pain. Could also be strained muscles from coughing. Should see physician.
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