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twitch under left rib cage

A female asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
50 years experience General Practice
Get an ultrasound or: ct scan of the abdomen, get egd and blood work . If all negative then it is muscle spasms or intercostal nerves irritation. I hope this helps. If you ... Read More

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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Pulsation: Possibilities include an irritability of that abdominal muscle, pulsation caused by the inferior surface of the heart's muscle or a prominent pulsatio ... Read More
A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. Indravadan Gatiwala
41 years experience Neurology
Muscle spasm: twitching feeling under left rib cage, no pain,just annoying. It could be just muscle spasm. needs to see neurologist for evalaution and treatment
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A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rifat Naghmi
45 years experience Internal Medicine
Spasm: Try some muscle relaxants and heat pads.
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amrit Singh
50 years experience Cardiology
No: some muscle twitching can be ignored.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience Family Medicine
See below: It could be any of several things. You have symptoms which could be serious and should see your physician. He/she will listen to you, do a physical e ... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Berg
41 years experience Neurosurgery
Ask your Dr.: for a basic chemistry blood panel to check for low electrolytes. This can cause what your experiencing, but it can just be nothing too.
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Catherine Willner
34 years experience Neurology
Suggest exam: Twitching and spasm sound like a neuromuscular issue but the pulsating feeling could be a vessel of some sort. Even if not painful, would recommend y ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Zachary Veres
17 years experience Family Medicine
Rib cage pain: try some anti inflammatories sounds like a muscle problem
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Mahoney
37 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Diaphragm: It sounds like a diaphrammatic spasm which is likely not serious.
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