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Right Side Rib Cage Sharp Pain Hepatitis

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Pain under right rib cage Tribuss

Hi Dr, i have been on tribuss for 4 days now, everything was fine but today i am experiencing pain just under my right rib cage (it isn't the ribs). It started just 2 hours ago, it comes and passes but when I do eat food and swallow water it...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Response from Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Rocky Mountain CARES
Hello and thanks for posting.Pain on the right side of the abdomen can be related to several possible things- kidney, liver or gallbladder are the most common. The fact that your pain is related to eating suggests that your gall bladder might be... Read more »

scary abdominal pain!! please HELP!!

hi drI have been feeling this strange pain in my right rib cage, particularly on the back ribs that... Read more »

right upper quadrant pain?

A symptom of hep c is right upper quadrant pain. Would this pain present below the rib cage or... Read more »
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Hepatitis B: The Other Hepatitis Virus

In recent years, a lot has been written about hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection in people who also have HIV (co-infection). HCV is a significant problem for many people with HIV, but it isn't the only virus that can cause hepatitis (inflammation of... Read more »
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Guide to Hepatitis B for People Living With HIV

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Dr.David Ryan

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Hi Doc,just wondering what you think about ongoing symptoms such as pain i right side just below rib cage ,swollen salivary gland,coated tounge,muscle aches that last for 6 or so months and testing neg for hiv at 6 months.Also had other symotoms... Read more »


Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Hey uhoh,The pain in my side is the exact same as yours it moves around to but its mostly at the bottom of my ribs right side and at the back at bottom of right ribs.Whatever we got im sure when one of us finds out we both will.All the best... Read more »

Any other guys out there had Hepatitis-B??

Posted by MarkyMark, 9 Replies
I have been goin through an acute episode of Hepatitis-B for 3 months now and cant seem to find anyone out there who has also gone through this and i have no one to talk to, I feel sooo alone and stressed out over this entire episode, I am hoping... Read more »

When is it right to tell someone your dating

Posted by PondersLife, 6 Replies
Hi Guys!! I would like to find out everyone's opinion on when is a good time to tell someone who your dating and/or interested in..I have been single now for 7 years, since I found out I'm +, recently I've started going back out to the clubs and... Read more »