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Stabbing pain near shoulder blade.

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AnonymousBird Mon 31-Mar-14 11:38:42

Was woken up in the middle of the night a couple of nights ago with sharp pains in my left hand side, in rib area, not right up under my arm pit. It's come and gone a bit over the two days in between but now I am in a fairly constant pain in a straight line around my body from my side level with my boob, round to a stabbing pain near left shoulder blade. It's kind of painful in/under the boob as well a bit now and then.

Any ideas anyone please?

VenusDeWillendorf Mon 31-Mar-14 11:48:50

Get an ultrasound for gallstones.
This sounds like referred pain.

AnonymousBird Mon 31-Mar-14 13:10:14

Hmm. Thanks Venus.

As it happens, I have a GP appointment tomorrow for something else, so will mention. Pretty flippin sore, really holding me back today!

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