Where physically on my body does gallbladder pain occur?

Answer It occurs on the right side immediately under your rib cage. However, it can also radiate to your back, also on the right side under your rib cage. Sometimes a gallbladder attack starts with pain i... Read More »

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Why does pain come from places other than the gallbladder during a gallbladder attack?

It is what they call radiating pain, similarly when people with heart infarct (angina pectoris) report pain radiating in their arms/shoulders (phrenic nerve irritation).

What does the gallbladder do?

It stores bile which is needed in food digestion.

Do i have a problem with my gallbladder?

This could be your gallbladder, but it could also be a problem somewhere else along the GI tract, such as in the stomach itself. There really is no way to know for sure until you've had a few test... Read More »

Gallbladder Surgery?

Homeopathic Treatment(s) for Gallstones :-Head remedy; pain through the lower edge of the right shoulder blade. Liver tender to touch and pressure; dirty yellow face and vomiting Chelidonium 30 4 h... Read More »