What Causes Upper Right Abdominal Pain Near The Ribs?
, I want to ask what is the cause. A pain in the upper right abdomen near the ribs, right?? If you walk, it hurts so much.. until I have a tight fit in my chest… Thank you
Hello Fitri, Thank you for your question on HealthReplies.com
There are many possible causes for pain in the upper right abdomen near the ribs, including:
The presence of trauma or impact in the area, Infection of the gallbladder Gallstones Inflammation of the ribs (costochondritis) Bronchitis The presence of fluid in the lining of the right lung (paleural effusion) Pneumonia Psychological factors / stress To determine the cause, a physical examination must be carried out by a doctor, and supporting examinations such as blood tests, chest X-ray examination, or abdominal ultrasound if needed. And if the pain you feel is accompanied by shortness of breath, immediately consult a doctor, so that treatment is carried out on you.
What you can temporarily do is:
Compress the painful area with warm water Take anti-pain medication, such as paracetamol Rest, don't do a lot of activity Tips for you:
Regular exercise Drink lots of water Eat nutritious food Avoid smoking Avoid stress and manage stress well Get enough rest Thank you, hopefully useful.dr. Nurmarwiyah