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Have shooting pain under rib cage. Ultrasound and health check came fine. Reason?

Female,19 :
In the last few years I've been having a shooting pain under my right side of my rib cage/past my belly button. I've had an ultrasound to see if there was any cysts on my ovaries but all came back clear. I was also given the full sexual health check up and again, all clear. It's a shooting pain that lasts for about 15 seconds which pain is enough to make me have to sit down to stop from falling down. Any insight?
Asked On : Wed, 17 Apr 2013
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The shooting pain under the left rib cage with normal investigation reports could be due to an inflammation like costochondritis. You need pain killers and a hot fomentation for relief.
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Dr. Praveen Tayal
Answered: Thu, 27 Jun 2013
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