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Strange, persistent spasm or flutter just under rib cage. Any ideas ?

I have a strange, persistent spasm or flutter just under my rib cage above my stomach . It reminds me of how it felt when I was pregnant (in which case the sensation was much lower). But I m not pregnant! And it feels uncomfortable at times, and obviously annoying. This has been happening every day for about two weeks now. Any ideas?
Asked On : Fri, 8 Mar 2013
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Hi welcome to Health care magic forum.
As you describe you have got pain and flutter under the rib cage, since 2 weeks. It appears to be gastric irritation, may be due to diet habbits, peptic ulcer, intestinal worms etc.
I advise you to consult a gastro enterologist for diagnosis and treatment. you may have to go for gastroscopy besides other routine tests for confermation.
I advise you to follow some diet recommendations as avoid taking spices, junk foods, and oily foods, to avoid gastric irritation.
Wishing for a quick and complete recovery, and thanks for calling.
Best regards.
Answered: Wed, 10 Apr 2013
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