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pain in back by ribs when laying down and radiates to front

A 59-year-old male asked:
Dr. Aaron Milstone
26 years experience Pulmonology
Pleurisy or muscular: Most of the time pain in the chest is either from inflammation of the lining of the lungs known as pleurisy or from a muscle pull/strain.
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rebecca Gliksman
37 years experience Internal Medicine
Tingling lower left: May be nerve compression, reflux, constipation, rarely gallbladder(usually right sided) /kidney/vascular/ovarian. Consider antacid/prevecid..Any unus ... Read More
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Dr. Lori Lange
Specializes in Family Medicine
Costochondritis: The ribs have nerves that travel around your rib cage. You may have an irritation to the nerve. Muscles wrap around the rib cage as well. Could have ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Waskowitz
Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
Contusion or fx: Could be a soft tissue contusion or bruise but it may also be a rib fracture or other solid tissue injury.
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Henning
49 years experience Anesthesiology
Notice : If the dull pain is intermittent or steady, clearly localized or diffuse, related to any pressure on your back or side, increases (or decreases) with ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Zimon
58 years experience Internal Medicine
Sounds like: a CHEST X RAY is in order!!!! Hope this helps! Dr Z
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Hellman
28 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Be seen: There are a nber of possibilities and I would not hesitate to be seen. Although you are young, problems with your gall bladder can potentially cause ... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cynthia Villacis
21 years experience Family Medicine
Get abdominal exam: The stomach and liver could both give pain under right rib cage. It would be hard to say without doing an abdominal exam and discussing further sympt ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rowlin Lichter
71 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Scoliosis: Asymmetry is normal for humans. But, in females especially, scoliosis will deform the rib cage. Look to your back as a probable cause.
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
?nerve or bone pain: If the discomfort seems to start in the back and travels along the rib cage, it could stem from a pinched nerve from a spur or disc in the vertebral a ... Read More

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