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I have pain on my left side under my rib cage for almost 3mo…

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i have pain on my...
i have pain on my left side under my rib cage for almost 3mo but it goes when itake aleve
Submitted: 8 years ago.Category: Medical
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Doctor: Dr. K., Doctor replied 8 years ago
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Have you had any tests done? x rays?
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Customer reply replied 8 years ago
had x rays
Doctor: Dr. K., Doctor replied 8 years ago
does it hurt worse when you inhale?any weight loss? abdominal pain? back pain?
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Customer reply replied 8 years ago
it hurts under my rib cage and goes to my back
Doctor: Dr. K., Doctor replied 8 years ago
Thanks for the info. I would visit your doctor for another evaluation and possibly a CT scan to determinre the cause of your pain. It may be an issue with your pancreas or other upper abdominal organ. Depending on your exam, a CT may be the next logical step to determine the cause of your pain. There can be no treatment or improvment without an accurate diagnosis.

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