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I have IBS and have a pain under my right rib

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i have IBS and have a pain under my right rib
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr Basu replied 2 years ago.
Hi there,
Pain under the right rib can be caused by the liver inflammation.
Viral hepatitis for example.
Nausea, vomiting also can be experienced.
Gallbladder problem like gallstones can cause this .
Also intestinal inflammation can cause similar pain.
Since you have IBS this is likely.
Also muscle pain can be a cause if no other symptoms.
Pleae get liver function test and an ultrasound first.
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