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What causes upper right abdominal pain?

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Posted on Mon, 14 Dec 2015
Question: What could cause pai in my upper right abdomen after I eat?
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Answered by Dr. Sassen S Kwasa (17 minutes later)
Brief Answer:
Gall bladder stones and inflammation of the gallbladder`

Detailed Answer:
Welcome to HCM. The above can happen or stones or bile sludge causing the gallbladder to be painful. The terms are choledolithiasis, cholelithiasis, and cholecystitis, the HIDA scan can pick up on these abnormalities. Take care.
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What causes upper right abdominal pain?

Brief Answer: Gall bladder stones and inflammation of the gallbladder` Detailed Answer: Welcome to HCM. The above can happen or stones or bile sludge causing the gallbladder to be painful. The terms are choledolithiasis, cholelithiasis, and cholecystitis, the HIDA scan can pick up on these abnormalities. Take care.