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Doctor insights on: A Bump And Soreness Behind My Lower Left Ribcage

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My left sides tender under my ribcage and now the lower left side behind it is acheing?

My left sides tender under my ribcage and now the lower left side behind it is acheing?

? High Acid: Usually the pain on that area is either related to pulled muscle pain or due to high gastric acid. Please try tylenol, (acetaminophen) if this does not work then you may want to see pcp. ...Read more

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I have tingling, puffiness and soreness in my right cheek under my eye moving to my left cheek. Also stabbing pains in my right ear.

I have tingling, puffiness and soreness in my right cheek under my eye moving to my left cheek. Also stabbing pains in my right ear.

Viral Syndrome: This sounds like a viral syndrome but this can be associated with preseptal cellulitis ( which is a superficial infection around the eye ) and sinusitis. You should first consult your primary care provider. You might have a secondary bacterial infection that might require antibiotics. ...Read more

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I noticed a tender lump in my left breast right near my armpit on the top left side. What can this be?

I noticed a tender lump in my left breast right near my armpit on the top left side. What can this be?

Hard to tell.: This is one of those problems where a visit to your doctor is necessary to figure out what's going on. ...Read more

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I have pain in my stomach on the left side under my rib my left rib feels like a lump. Is it my spleen?

I have pain in my stomach on the left side under my rib my left rib feels like a lump. Is it my spleen?

Pain in my stomach p: Possible but unlikely as the rib is soft and deep. Imaging studies will help clarify what this is. Ge checked. Don't mess around. ...Read more

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Periodical deep pain near a small lump on rib left side of my lower/mid from center of my back and with pain behind ribcage on left side of my back.?

Periodical deep pain near a small lump on rib left side of my lower/mid from center of my back and with pain behind ribcage on left side of my back.?

Don't know, but...: Do have this evaluated by your primary care provider. This deserves taking a careful medical history, and doing an exam. Good luck. Lg. ...Read more

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I have a lump under my right armpit and below my ribs on right side. From lump to other lump is swollen and feels numb. ?

I have a lump under my right armpit and below my ribs on right side. From lump to other lump is swollen and feels numb. ?

See below: A lump "under the right armpit and another below ribs" which feels numb...is too vague of a description to give any meaningful advice. A physician would want to examine it and know how long it's been present and if it is tender. Depending on the size, location, tenderness etc it could be any one of a number of things. If concerned it's best to have a physician examine the area. ...Read more

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Pain from from behind my ear down my neck on left side. Left arm always feel sore too. Sharp pains in my back too also. A little left jaw pain too?

Pain from from behind my ear down my neck on left side. Left arm always feel sore too. Sharp pains in my back too also. A little left jaw pain too?

Not typical of TMJ: Your description is not typical of dental mediated problems. That said, have your dentist check you to rule out clenching, grinding, malocclusion, abscess, gum infection. Ask physician to evaluate for non-dental issues. Multiple possible causes for this type of pain distribution. Evaluation by ENT may be in order. ...Read more

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I have a sharp pain under my left breast into top of my rib cage and it stays very tender?

I have a sharp pain under my left breast into top of my rib cage and it stays very tender?

Rib cage: Sharp pain increased by a deep breath and with associated tenderness may come from a rib or a pinched nerve that is between the ribs. It wouldn't be from the lung if the area is tender to touch. Have your physician examine the area if the discomfort persists and an x_ray may be ordered. ...Read more

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Sharp pain and discomfort on my top right side of my rib cage below my right breast. Should I be concerned?

Sharp pain and discomfort on my top right side of my rib cage below my right breast.  Should I be concerned?

Don't ignore: Although most causes of the type of pain you describe are not serious, in some cases this can represent something serious, like pneumonia or a blood clot. Of course there are signs and symptoms that make these possibilities more concerning, like fever or shortness of breath. A visit to your primary care provider will help to sort this out. High fever or severe difficulty breathing? Er visit. ...Read more

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Noticed little squishy lump on left side of neck a week ago. now have a lump / swollen? (different from right side) on my left lower ribcage.

Noticed little squishy lump on left side of neck a week ago.  now have a lump / swollen? (different from right side) on my left lower ribcage.

Sebaceous cyst: Sebaceous cysts are very common problems. The occur when skin glands get obstructed and sebum builds up. They may get infected leading to redness pain and increasing size. You should see your doctor to have the cyst removed. Until then warm compresses and oral analgesics like acetaminophen and ibuprofen can help decrease the pain. ...Read more

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What could be a dull pain and pressure in my left side below my ribs?

What could be a dull pain and pressure in my left side below my ribs?

Several things: Upper left abdomen contains spleen, tail of pancreas, splenic flexure of colon, part of stomach, left kidney, left lower ribs and muscles. Costochondritis, strained muscles, trauma to spleen, stomach ulcer or tumor, pancreatitis, problem with left lobe of liver, left kidney infection or stone, left lower lung infection, splenic flexure distention with air from irritable bowel syndrome, to name few. ...Read more

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My lower right back is feeling a little discomfort. Sometimes both left and right side of my lower stomache feels a slight sting too.

My lower right back is feeling a little discomfort. Sometimes both left and right side of my lower stomache feels a slight sting too.

Get checked: This pain could be related to a kidney problem/infection. Abdominal pain is very tricky without a proper history and physical. Please get checked by your doctor as soon as possible. ...Read more

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Swelling in left breast, collar bone, armpit, and shoulder blade area in the left half of my back. A hard bone like lump above my left breast.

Swelling in left breast, collar bone, armpit, and shoulder blade area in the left half of my back. A hard bone like lump above my left breast.

Worrisome: Based on your age I would be less concerned about breast cancer, but you describe a hard lump so this concerns me. Is the area red or painful? This might indicate infection; please see a doctor ...Read more

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Hi,have a constant aching pain in my back behind left and right ribcage for few weeks, with constant itch on left side of back nothing visible?

Hi,have a constant aching pain in my back behind left and right ribcage for few weeks, with constant itch on left side of back nothing visible?

The first thing: this brings to mind is possible shingles/herpes zoster but if you never saw a rash or any kind of blistering on the skin, then I doubt this diagnosis. But the distribution with pain and skin symptoms suggests some type of involvement along a nerve distribution/dermatome. Symptomatic care including ice or heat for the pain and regular moisturization for the skin would be recommended. Good wishes:) ...Read more