Causes for pain behind ribcage?

Answer The most common source of pain at this specific spot is the gallbladder. The gallbladder is an organ that produces bile used to break down dietary fat in food in the stomach. The gallbladder can al... Read More »

Top Q&A For: Causes for pain behind ribcage

Pain in abdomen, near ribcage?

it sounds like gallbladder issues. those run in my family. i started having attacks about 6 years ago, and my dr prescribed it as a stomach ulcer. you might wanna get it checked out asap, cause a d... Read More »

Sharp pain just under ribcage on the right side of my body?

gall bladder, or the right side of the diaphragm is spasming. see an hio method chiropractor.

I have a REALLY bad pain in the right side of my body, just under the ribcage. any ideas on what it is?

simple test for appendicitis is the rebound test. Get someone to locate the spot midway between your belly button and the boney prominance sticking out on the front of your pelvis (anterior superi... Read More »

I have a pain on my left side at the bottom of my ribcage, what is that?

Call your doctor and give him/her your symptoms and let HIM decide if you need further examination or not.