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on.  Musculoskeletal trauma could certainly explain stabbing pain w/movement of your right arm.  Rib fracture, costochondritis and/or bruised/strained intercostals could explain pain w/breathing...
? Was it right after you ate something? Does it get worse when you take a deep breath?  Was it after you were driving...etc. This might help you and your doctor figure out what is causing it.  The upper right chest...
you may be experiencing the symptoms of biliary colic caused by gallstones. You should visit your primary care doctor and explain your symptoms in detail. He can then order an ultrasound of the abdomen which will confirm the
shoulder pain that can go down your arm. Muscle or nerve pain usually happens when you move your arm... I am sorry, you are having pain! The pain can catually be coming from many places...heart is one...
colored urine or clay colored stools?  Change in bowel habits?  Bloody urine or painful urination?   You're describing the right upper quadrant which is typically where the liver & gallladder are housed...
pain in the right upper quadrant (under the ribs), even stuff that isn't typically associated w/pain... could actually irritate the liver capsule (causing right upper quadrant pain) and is then known as Fitz-Hugh...
Several thoughts come to mind.  First, it's strange that movement makes your pain worse but breathing & coughing doesn't since both require use of your intercostal muscles and ribs.  You didn't...
on the right side of the body, I can't imagine why you'd have swelling on both the upper & lower extremity..., it should be symmetric on both sides of the body.   Right leg swelling alone can be post-traumatic, venous...
have investigated this? And when you say "the whole right side of his body went numb from foot up," does that mean arm, shoulder, ear, etc.? If the numbness extends down the right side from lower back to foot...
to difficulty breathing. Peptic ulcer could present w/left upper quadrant pain as you described... Pain under the left side of your rib cage extending to your belly button could be above the belt...

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