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have what feels like a hunger pain in soft tissue below sternum

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have what feels like a hunger pain in soft tissue below sternum for three days
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  DrRussMD replied 3 years ago.
Hello
Please clarify
You mean you have a pain right in the middle below the rib cage

Ulcer
Gastritis
Gallbladder problem
Pancreatic problem.

Ulcer and gastritis being most common.


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Customer: replied 3 years ago.

its more sickly and constantly feel hungry even after eating


 

Expert:  DrRussMD replied 3 years ago.
Yes gastritis is also possible.
This is inflammation of the stomach lining.
Have your doctor do a breath test for h pylori to see if you have the bacteria that causes these.
Also exam, routine labs, which will help see if there are gallbladder, liver or kidney problems.

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Customer: replied 3 years ago.

I can also feel clicking when I press my finger there

Expert:  DrRussMD replied 3 years ago.
That does not tell us anything, other than there might be congestion.
You need an exam.


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