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Diagnosing pain under rib cage

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what kind of pain is under the right and left rib cage?????????


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replied January 30th, 2008
Stomach, Ulcers, Gastric Bypass, and Colon Disorders Answer A
Pain under the right and left ribcage could originate from the stomach, duodenum or gallbladder. Several diagnostic procedures are required to identify the reason for the pain such as: blood analyses (blood count, liver status, renal status, Helicobacter pylori-serology…), abdominal ultrasound, gastroscopy, etc. You can consult an internist about your pain and request the diagnostics.


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