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Sudden sharp upper abdominal pain. Tylenol (acetaminophen) not helping what should I do next?

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Dr. Leon Katz
Bariatrics
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In brief: Consider ER

Any pain that is sudden and sharp should be properly worked up.
It doesn't necessarily mean anything horrible but common medical sense dictates a prompt work up to rule out any of the more urgent issues like gallbladder or ulcer.

In brief: Consider ER

Any pain that is sudden and sharp should be properly worked up.
It doesn't necessarily mean anything horrible but common medical sense dictates a prompt work up to rule out any of the more urgent issues like gallbladder or ulcer.
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