Posted By CHRISTOPHER on July 15, 1999 at 09:58:53
I am a 37 yr old male. I have had upper right quadrant pain that comes and goes for appx 10 years. The pain in not sharp but more of a dull pain, a tenderness or fullness. I also seem to have many soft or loose stools that come and go also. No fever, nasuea, or weight loss is involved. I do not drink much (mabey once or twice a month). But the pain always presents itself the day after I have had a few drinks and stays there for 2 or 3 weeks and then fades away. I have been to my doctor and had normal liver function results and a clean upper GI so he says everything is ok. My concern is if there may be an enlarged or fatty liver, gallbladder problem or pehaps a problem with the intestinal track. The pain is basically always in the same place, the upper right quadrant. Any help or thoughts would be greatly appreciated.
Posted By kat on July 18, 1999 at 12:09:25
I have the same problem as you--I can't decide if the slight discomfort in my right quadrant is my imagination or not. My liver enzymes have always been normal, and I'm generally not sick. I'm sorry that I can't answer any of your questions, but I'm glad to know someone else feels that exact discomfort (especially after they drink).
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