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Pulse under left ribs

A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nayla Mumneh
Allergy and Immunology 30 years experience
Pulse feeling: Under the left rib cage is tye spleen, if it is tender and pulsating you need to see your doctor.

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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
Internal Medicine 62 years experience
Pulsation: Pulsation in the abdomen is usually from the abdominal aorta which is the largest artery in the body. It is often more noticeable in slender individua... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Tamler
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 34 years experience
Muscle twitching: This is likely a muscle fasciculation. There are many causes. When localized to one area, it could be due to a damaged nerve or overused muscle. I sug... Read More
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Stuart Hickerson
Family Medicine 33 years experience
Possibility: When you walk up stairs you valsalva more. This increases tone and volume in your Inferior Vena Cava. The aorta and IVC close together and this may tr... Read More
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
Internal Medicine 62 years experience
Pulsing: Pulsating symptoms are seen with artery movements and an aneurysm. Gall bladder dysfunction is a cause of right upper abdominal discomfort radiating a... Read More
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Clarene Cress
Specializes in Pediatrics
Chest wall pain: It sounds like inflammation of the muscles or ribs, perhaps from a new or change in activity or recent cough. Try ibuprofen for a few days. If it pers... Read More
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ew Baldwin
Cardiology 21 years experience
Palpitations?: It sounds as though you might be experiencing palpitations. It's very common in young adults. It might be due to skipped or extra heart beats, or it... Read More
A 55-year-old female asked:
Dr. Fredric Gough
Specializes in Emergency Medicine
Emergency Roome: The symptoms you describe could represent a heart attack. There are other possibilities, such as pancreatitis, diverticulitis, pneumonia, pulmonary e... Read More
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Peter Destefano
Cardiology 35 years experience
Not sure: Most people with cardiomegaly do not feel the enlarged heart, but have other symptoms like leg swelling and shortness of breath. That being said, a d... Read More
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Munshower
Family Medicine 31 years experience
Where in chest?: Not sure what answer you are looking for here. The heart is located in the Left chest area, so any artery in that area will have a larger sounding pu... Read More
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