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Right-upper-quadrant tenderness

Right-upper-quadrant tenderness: Introduction

Right-upper-quadrant tenderness: tenderness in the RUQ which extends from the median plane to the right of the patient, and from the umbilical plane to the right ribcage. See detailed information below for a list of 35 causes of Right-upper-quadrant tenderness, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Right-upper-quadrant tenderness:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Right-upper-quadrant tenderness. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Right-upper-quadrant tenderness: Symptom Checker

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Right-upper-quadrant tenderness: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Right-upper-quadrant tenderness

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Detailed list of causes of Right-upper-quadrant tenderness

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How Common are these Causes of Right-upper-quadrant tenderness?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Right-upper-quadrant tenderness. Of the 35 causes of Right-upper-quadrant tenderness that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 0 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 2 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 1 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 35 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Right-upper-quadrant tenderness:

The following list of conditions have 'Right-upper-quadrant tenderness' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Causes of Right-upper-quadrant tenderness Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Right-upper-quadrant tenderness based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Travel - has the patient travelled recently?

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    Medical Conditions associated with Right-upper-quadrant tenderness:

    Pain symptoms (6458 causes), Sensory symptoms (7134 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Upper abdominal symptoms (2707 causes), Abdominal symptoms (5930 causes), Sensations (6520 causes), Digestive symptoms (5299 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Common symptoms (8589 causes), Body symptoms (5672 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes)

    Symptoms related to Right-upper-quadrant tenderness:

    Acute fatty liver of pregnancy, Cholangitis, Gallstones (43 causes), Hepatitis (42 causes), Malignancy, Muscular related to enlarging uterus, Often left sided as well, Pneumonia (241 causes), Preeclampsia

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