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Since this morning I have a sharp pain on my left upper

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hello. My name is Melody.
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Customer: Since this morning I have a sharp pain on my left upper flank close to my axilla about 4 inches below. i feel it most when I breathe
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.

Hello Melody. Thanks for this question.

I'm Dr. Phil and I'm happy to help

This sounds like costochondritis (inflammation in the ribs), kidney stones, or pleurisy

It should be investigated.

I would get an xray and urine sample to start