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Twitch under left rib cage

A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
Internal Medicine 61 years experience
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
Dr. Laura Anissian
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
Normal: This is pretty common and just your muscle twitching which many have during times of stress, sleep deprivation or otherwise intermittently. It is not ... Read More

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A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Indravadan Gatiwala
Neurology 42 years experience
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
A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rifat Naghmi
Internal Medicine 46 years experience
Spasm: Try some muscle relaxants and heat pads.
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amrit Singh
Cardiology 51 years experience
No: some muscle twitching can be ignored.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
Family Medicine 37 years experience
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
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Berg
Neurosurgery 42 years experience
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.
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Catherine Willner
Neurology 35 years experience
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
A male asked:
Dr. John Mahoney
Orthopedic Surgery 38 years experience
Diaphragm: It sounds like a diaphrammatic spasm which is likely not serious.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Edward Smith
Neurosurgery 54 years experience
Various: Irritation of muscles due to overuse or contorted positions; irritation of the intercostal nerves in the rib cage; irritation of thoracic nerve roots ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
Orthopedic Surgery 49 years experience
It Could be related: To stomach problem gerd.Gastroesophageal reflux disease (gerd) is a chronic digestive disease that occurs when stomach acid or, occasionally, bile flo... Read More

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