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Some causes of upper right side pain include appendicitis, peptic ulcers and kidney stones, according to Mayo Clinic. However, there are many causes of upper right side pain, and some of them are not serious, such as gas pains and pulled muscles.


Pancreatitis, gallstones and gastritis cause upper stomach pain and bloating, according to WebMD and the University of Maryland Medical Center. In pancreatitis, the pain is often felt in the upper left quadrant of the abdomen and is worse after eating, especially if the...


Pain in the upper right side of the back can be caused by numerous problems, including muscle strain, poor posture, pressure on the spinal nerves or a fracture of one of the vertebrae, according to WebMD. Myofascial pain and osteoarthritis are other causes. Though rare,...


Upper back pain can be caused by osteoarthritis, a fracture in the vertebrae, a herniated disc and an odd-shaped spine, notes WebMD. Additionally, myofascial pain, muscle strain and degenerative disc disease cause pain in the upper back. Other events, such as heavy lift...


Common causes of stomach pain include indigestion, constipation or food poisoning. A stomach virus or menstrual cramps are also causes of stomach pain, states WebMD.


Many conditions cause pain in the upper abdomen, including heart problems such as decreased cardiac blood flow, which doctors call angina, or a heart attack. Problems with the digestive system, such as gastroesophageal reflux disease, peptic ulcer or intestinal obstruct...


An intestinal obstruction or pancreatitis can cause pain in the middle of the stomach, according to the Mayo Clinic. Other causes include a blood clot or appendicitis.