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organs under the left ribcage

A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter Ihle
54 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
A few: There r many some in layers . Spleen= most important, stomach, splenic flexure of the colon, lots of some small bowel. About what i can recall.
Dr. Rahul Banerjee
22 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Guts!: Your guts! ha! but seriously, that area has your spleen, kidney (in the back) and intestines.

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A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marion Mcfarland
47 years experience Emergency Medicine
Genetics: Everyone varies on rib cage size, either side can be larger or the same size.
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Hellman
29 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Possible scoliosis: It is not terribly common for one rib cage to be noticeably larger that the other, but what is fairly common is to have some degree of what is known a ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tariq Niazi
43 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Bad posture, most --: Likely.
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
51 years experience General Practice
Various causes: such as gastritis, pleuritis, tietze's syndrome, ibs, kidney stone, diverticular disease, etc. See your doctor for an exam.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
37 years experience Family Medicine
See below: This problem can only be solved by seeing your doctor and being evaluated face-to-face. After a thorough examination, your doctor should be able to t ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Edward Hellman
29 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Possibly scoliosis: one of the more common reasons a person may have an assymetry in their abdomen or trunk is a condition known as scoliosis. Scoliosis is a curvature o ... Read More
A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Uyeda
45 years experience General Surgery
Sounds like: it could be shingles if tenderness is at skin level. But other causes are possible, so it is best to see your doctor if pain persists.
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Louis Cooper
48 years experience Pediatrics
Please see MD: You could have many issues, all of which need to be evaluated by your doctor. You may have a bowel problem with splenic flexure syndrome or possibly ... Read More
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A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Barend jacobus Stander
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Colon pain: It sounds like colon discomfort. also to exclude is Heart and lung conditions. Try an antispasmodic and if not succesful go and get an ECG

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