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Left rib cage pain at night

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Dr. Mary Engrav
31 years experience Emergency Medicine
You : You need to be medically evaluated immediately. Pain that started and has lasted, in the left side under your rib, could be caused by either a lung o ... Read More
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A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. Victor Bonuel
38 years experience Internal Medicine
Many possibilities: It could just be pinched nerve under your diaphragm, muscle strain, pleurisy or cardiac. Go see your dr for reassurance. I'd recommend an ekg bec. O ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. M. Hytham Beck
43 years experience General Surgery
Spasm: something cause the muscle between your ribs to go into spasm, it will feel like you broke a rib. pain get worst with movement and deep breathing. use ... Read More
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Klaus d Lessnau
36 years experience Pulmonary Critical Care
Check with doc: Most likely this is nothing but better be safe. You may need an ultrasound of the area. Preferrably by a very knowledgeable doc.
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A 45-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
36 years experience Pediatrics and Pediatric Pulmonology
Urgent care: Please see urgent care for an evaluation. You may have a urinary tract infection. Monitor your temperature and drink fluids until seen.
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Ginsburg
12 years experience Interventional Radiology
Pleuritic pain: Pleuritic pain can be concerning. Frequently benign, but there are few causes that need to be ruled out (i.e. Pulmonary embolism)! pleuritic pain is ... Read More
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A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kathy Robinson
32 years experience Family Medicine
Could be: It could be a hernia. If the lump is there all the time then it may be something else. Hernia lumps tend to come out or be more pronounced when there ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
30 years experience Internal Medicine
Need evaluation: Could be muscle sprain . Try analgesic topicals and analgesic pills.
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nestor Del rosario
34 years experience Addiction Medicine
Abdominal pain: Severe abdominal pains should not be taken lightly. Left upper quadrant of the abdomen has the pancreas, one kidney, part of the stomach part of the l ... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ecaterina Sartina
35 years experience Pediatrics
Visit you Doc: The spleen and stomach anatomically located in this area. But may be multiple other causes. You need to check with your provider to get a physical exa ... Read More
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