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Abdominal pain, between lower rib and hip bone. Had gallbladder surgery. What does it sound like?

I have left middle abdominal pain . between lower rib and hip bone . it has gradually increased from mild pain that would come and go depending on positioning or level of activity to constant mild pain that has now been constant for the past 36 hours. I have a history of gallbladder surgery. lmp was on 01/28 and it was normal. no fever or chills have accompained the pain.
Asked On : Thu, 14 Feb 2013
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Radiologist 's  Response
Apr 2014
Thanks for writing to HCM

Pain is most likely due to musculoskeletal causes.Visceral causes of pain should also be ruled out like renal calculus, colitis etc.
You need proper clinical examination and investigations.
Investigations include routine hemogram,RBS,RFT,LFT,Ultrasound of abdomen, Urine RE/ME,CT Scan of abdomen can be done if needed.
First you should take analgesics with muscle relaxants for 3-4 days.
If it is musculoskeletal in origin,it will subside with these medicines.
If condition doesn't improve then you should consult your surgeon.
Get well soon.

Take Care
Dr.Indu Bhushan

Answered: Sun, 24 Nov 2013
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