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Severe Pain in my upper right rib area for one month

Severe Pain in my upper right rib area just above right breast radiating through my back It feels like a knife has been stuck through my upper right side ribs above my right breast and it seems to radiate through to the back area between my shoulder blades. I doubled over minutes ago as I was deeply in pain. If an X-ray doesn t show everything, who do they do it? It feels like something is inside there squeezing so hard it takes my breath away. i am 48, on high blood pressure meds as well as thyroid meds. It wakes me up during the night at times too. This has been going on now for over a month. I am fatigued now as well.
Asked On : Thu, 30 Jun 2011
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Hi,Deb Even,
Thanks for query,
Your problem might be due to,
Cardiac pain,
Costo chondritis,
Cervical spondilitis.
Go for ECG,X-ray cervical region,AP and Lateral view.
After reports go for treatment accordingly.
mean while take some analgesics.
ok and bye.
Answered: Thu, 30 Jun 2011
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