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Bruise In The Sternum
More details?: Chest pain is always of concern although at your age, I would focus more on some muscular sprain. However cardiac disease , reflux disease can also cause chest pain. If the problem persists, see a doctor. This should not be ignored especially if you have a strong family history of heart disease in the family. ...Read more
Bruise Or Contusion (Definition)
Bruises, or ecchymoses, are discolorations and tenderness of the skin or mucous membranes due to the leakage of blood from an injured blood vessel into the surrounding tissues. A serious disease called pupura presents as a cluster of small bruises called petachia. Petachia often appears as many tiny red dots clustered together, and could indicate a problem. ...Read more
Need chest xray: They could be several reason for pain in the rib, from trauma, metabolic, tumor, inflamatory, infectious, perhaps intraabominal or intrathoraxic pathology.Need a lot more detatails about this pain characteristics.Recomended to seeyour fp and chest x-ray.May need more diagnostic testing such as ct scan and or bone scan. ...Read more
Chest pain: How old are you? how long do you hurt and what is the severity, quality of the pain, do you have any associated medical problem? with the minimal information you had given there is variety of condition could be considered ranging from benign chondritis, peptic ulcer, pancreatitis, pericarditis,pleuritis, severe problem like aortic dissection. Call the consult line to discuss in detail or see your ...Read more
Stinging pain: Please contact your primary doctor right now! ...Read more
Lump in the crease of the inside of my elbow. 2 inches long and goes from the middle of the crease downward? Pain when slightly pushed. No injury
Lump: This would require a physical exam to be able to give you any useful information. I would recommend seeing your physician. ...Read more
Sharp pain in the right foot in the joint where small toe connects to the foot. X-ray shows something sticking out of the bone side view only?
Pea sized lump when pressing at the end of the tibia under the knee. Proximal Tibia area. No pain, or swelling. Could this be cancerous ?
Tophaceous Gout: Gout can occur in just about any soft tissue in the body. The accumulation of uric acid crystals in the soft tissue forms nodules or masses called tophi. The singular of tophi is tophus or stone. These can become quite large and disfiguring. They can rupture through the skin and destroy not only soft tissue but joints. Tophi formation is the result of chronic high levels of uric acid in the blood. ...Read more
Would pain under the bony knob of the inside of the left ankle and pain in the bend of the left ankle/foot be from posterior tibial tendonitis?
A dull, aching pain under or around the front of the kneecap where it connects with the lower end of the thighbone .. Pain occurs when squating :( !!
Pain: It sounds like a knee strain .Rest for a few days and try Aleeve 400 mg a day ...Read more
Sometimes: Costochondritis is an inflammation in the small joints between the sternum-breast bone - and the ribs. Costchondritis is often idiopathic - meaning we don't know what causes it, but is frequently assumed to be viral in origin. At other times it is directly related to exercise using the upper extremities or trauma to the chest. It can move around the chest, but discuss this with your doctor. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
'hard vein' down the right abdomen, starting just below nipple, stops around the bottom of ribcage. Definitely outside of rib cage under arm next to elbow. Sore mostly when stretched or pushed.
Extreme sharp Pain in elbow when touched, on the inside of elbow around where the brachial muscle connects with elbow. ?
Tendonitis: This particular type of tendonitis is called medial epicondylitis and sometimes is called "tennis elbow". The best treatment is to ice 20 min a day, rest the joint, and if it is not otherwise unsafe for you to take ibuprofen, then ibuprofen 2-3X a day with plenty of fluid for 2 weeks usually can clear the problem up. physical therapy can also be super helpful. see your doc and make sure we agree ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer