Had a total lap hyst July 2008. Uterus was "huge" per the dr so took it out in pieces through the small incision on right lower abd. Took a few months for that incision to heal and stop hurting but had RUQ pain that seemed to be a partner pain with that incision. Every abd muscle use that caused pain in that incision also caused pain in the RUQ. Now almost 5 months later all is well in lower abd but RUQ right under lower ribcage still doesn't feel right. The surgery was nowhere near there. It does't "hurt" anymore like it did--just feels like something is there that shouldn't be now. I was trying to let it just go away but my insurance deductible is met, so maybe liver enzymes, lipase, amylase to start? And see the dr that did the surgery or some other kind of dr.?
Copyright 1994-2016 MedHelp International. All rights reserved.
MedHelp is a division of Aptus Health.
This site complies with the HONcode standard for trustworthy health information.
The Content on this Site is presented in a summary fashion, and is intended to be used for educational and entertainment purposes only. It is not intended to be and should not be interpreted as medical advice or a diagnosis of any health or fitness problem, condition or disease; or a recommendation for a specific test, doctor, care provider, procedure, treatment plan, product, or course of action. Med Help International, Inc. is not a medical or healthcare provider and your use of this Site does not create a doctor / patient relationship. We disclaim all responsibility for the professional qualifications and licensing of, and services provided by, any physician or other health providers posting on or otherwise referred to on this Site and/or any Third Party Site. Never disregard the medical advice of your physician or health professional, or delay in seeking such advice, because of something you read on this Site. We offer this Site AS IS and without any warranties. By using this Site you agree to the following Terms and Conditions. If you think you may have a medical emergency, call your physician or 911 immediately.