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rib cage sensitivity

A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
61 years experience Internal Medicine
Nerve irritability: It appears that the rib cage nerves or muscles are irritable or slightly inflamed. This dysesthesia is best evaluated by a neurologist for diagnosis, ... Read More
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Dr. Nayana Trivedi
39 years experience Internal Medicine
PHN: Is this the place you had Shingle? If it is Unilateral ( only on one side of the back) most likely Post Herpetic Neuralgia. Can be treated with Topica ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Moran
19 years experience Pain Management
Depends: Could be muscle, rib irritation, lungs, or abdominal problems. I would try tylenol (acetaminophen) or anti inflammatories, rest and monitor. Maybe h ... Read More
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A 55-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ira Friedlander
42 years experience Cardiac Electrophysiology
Hard to tell: It is difficult to be specific diagnostically when the symptoms are so vague. This could be many different things including musical skeletal, splenic, ... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ramon Garcia-septien
45 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: Any patient can suffer osteochronditis male or female and the best treatment is take Anti-inflammatory.
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
56 years experience General Surgery
Have to see your doc: to make sure you do not have fracture , some times lung can leak air ( pneumothorax )
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vicken Poochikian
42 years experience Internal Medicine
Need x ray ?: If Aleve (naproxen) or advil/tylenol has not helped, then you need to be seen by a doctor, may be an xray will give an answer, could be inflammation o ... Read More
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A 55-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
61 years experience Internal Medicine
Different causes: Tenderness in the upper abdomen may be due to gall bladder problems, gastritis, peptic ulcer. Pancreatitis or gas entrapment. Your physician who knows ... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Victor Bonuel
38 years experience Internal Medicine
Get checked for: Gallbladder and liver problems. Take care!
A 47-year-old male asked:
Dr. John cuong Doan
18 years experience Family Medicine
If your urine: color is brown, then it is very possible that you may have kidney damage from the rhabdomyolysis and your kidneys have seriously weakened. Brown col ... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Susan Arnoult
25 years experience Family Medicine
Gall bladder?: Pain under the right ribs is usually gall bladder or liver. Does eating seem to worsen the pain at all? Certain types of foods make it worse? Any r ... Read More

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