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Bulg On My Right Side
Can decompression possibly shift a bulging disc into a worse position? I tried it for just a min and now I'm having a lot more pain on my left side!
Disc bulge: Bulging disc can cause symptoms. Typically if the bulge is not significant, it tends to improve over time. It also depends on medical history as to which therapy would be recommended. ...Read more
Excuse me I have a bulging mass on the right side of my clitoris and it really hurts and I notices a small one is starting to grow on the other side.?
I feel like something is bulging below my ribs on my right side. It only happens when I use the recliner at home. What can it be?
Ribs: Looks like a normal variation in the anatomy. It won't hurt to get it checked out with your doctor. ...Read more
Get it evaluated: It is really impossible to give a specific answer without the ability to examine the area. See a doctor and get it evaluated. If needed, a ct san of the neck could ne helpful. ...Read more
All my disks in my neck are bulging or herniated and I'm now having symptoms of numbness on different areas of the right side of my head?
I have a bulging just above my penis on the left side in particular. I am feeling uncomfortable with it. I have a feeling it is growing big.
After adouble laparoscopy hernia on 3/25 2013 why would I still have a small bulg on side that biggest hernia was on have no pain at all their?
When ever I cough my left side feels like something is bulging out I've been having pain there for 2 months the GI doesn't know why. Is it a hernia?
Had a double lap hernia 3 /25 side that was biggest has a small bulg no pain around it is this normal family dr ck it felt no pressure when I coughed?
Probably not: Most likely this is some swelling or fluid in the area of the repair. If so should go away with time. As long as no pain, you have the luxury of waiting. If it becomes painful, or doesn't show signs of improving over next few weeks, you should certainly be checked by your surgeon. ...Read more
Multiple options: I don't think that there is a single best way but there are mutiple options including sclerotherapy, ipl, laser, veinwave, veingogh and micro needle radio frequency. The size of the veins and the training and experience of the treating physician usually influence what treatment is recommended. My usual treatment is sclerotherapy or laser for very small veins. You should see a vein specialist. ...Read more
Sensation: There are lots of things which can contribute to a sensation such as you describe. Without seeing you and knowing more information about you, can't comment about your sensation. You mention a heart stent, this would be unusual for a 23y/o so more information would be useful ...Read more
Why is my lower belly bulging and hard when I lay down? Also much more noticeable on the left side.
Bulging belly: Hard to say without being examined, but you should see your doctor who will examine you and send you for testing if there is a true bulging on one side. ...Read more
I use tadalafil tabs sometimes. 2 veins are bulging on the sides of my head when I use. Lower dose helps, but can I stop the veins showing?
NO, unless stopped: Tadalafil or cialias is a vasodilator which can cause dilation anywhere in the body. The desired effect helps with ed, erectile dysfunction. Your side effect bulging veins on the sides of the head can't be stopped if you take it. So the only way to avoid the side effect is to not take the medicine. ...Read more
I'm suffering with ddd my l 4 my l 5 is bulging I've also have been dignosed with fibro im experiencing extreme swelling and my right side is numb?
Something else: L4&5 wouldn't cause numbness above your waste neither that. Nor fibro would cause extreme swelling you need more evaluation see doctor. ...Read more
Can bulging spinal disks cause u to have problems with the raising of your arm. 3 disks on left side of back. Problem raising left arm for 4 months.
My 3 year old has a bulging stomachs. On the right and left side of his belly button seems like a round bumpy thing, it doesn't hurt him, what is it?
My baby has a hard bump on the back right side of his head. I've read that this could be a bulging fontanelle, which worries me. Should I be concerned?
Bruising?: The anterior and posterior fontanelle are both midline, so if the bulge is posterior and right sided, the likely cause is some form of scalp bruising, most likely cephalhematoma, if a hard bump. Your only concern should be jaundice, not brain damage, as this scalp bleed is not intracranial, or within the skull, it is more superficial than that... ...Read more
I have heath Anxiety and I get nervous over every pain. Today I found a bulging vein on my right side of my head and it's very sensitive to the touch?
Discomfort on left side of stomach below rib cage, mostly when I m sitting...i feel as if something is bulging out. But nothing is.
How effective are lower back surgeries for for bulging disc n are there any side effects. Does it limit u from doing certain things?
Be careful: Studies have shown a poor correlation between a "bulging disc" and the presence of back pain. Some would consider back surgery only in the presence of definite abnormalities of the neurological exam with leg (and not just back) symptoms. Removal of parts of the disc with fusion can be done but even if successful there can be emerging problems later at the disc sites above/below the current site. ...Read more
I am noticing some bluish veins on the side of my forehead beginning to show. Nothing bulging, but they were not there until after a brief illness.
In The Wrong Vein: If that's the only problem you have at your age, you're Golden! This is fairly common, especially in light-skinned people of advancing age as the skin thins in various areas. Maybe you just lost enough weight for them to show. Now, don't go binging on Haggen-Dazs, it probably won't work. Just a part of the life process. But if they become more and more prominent, or bulge, see your doctor. ...Read more
I have a bulging L5 S1. Severe pain down my right side since October, now having pain down my left side as well. I can't walk. I want the surgery.??
May avoid surgery: Assuming walking is an issue only due to pain, make sure you have been tried on neuromodulators that quite down pain signal transmission coming from pinched lumbosacral roots. The common agents are gabapentin, pregabalin, tricyclic antidepressants or SNRIs like duloxetine or venlafaxine. Once on neuromodulators +/-spine traction with inversion, the pain may get so improved that no need for surgery ...Read more
Hello Dr. For about 13 years ive had this extra bulging skin, reddish in colour on the upper side of my arm. I got this extra skin, or I don't know what its called bcus its also look like flesh, since I had an immunisation injection when I was a kid. I cud
Skin: It sounds like you have a keloid secondary from skin trauma from the injection site. This is a scar that has overgrown, very common in African Americans. See a dermatologist to get it surgically respected and biopsied. ...Read more
Genetics probably: Some people are genetically disposed to have visible veins on the side of their forehead. These veins are blue in color and don't pulsate. See a doctor if you have bulging vessels on the side of your head that are not veins. ...Read more
My 6 years old son was crying and screaming. Then all the sudden I realized that his temple veins were bulging on both sides. Is that normal?
Yes: Yes, this is normal.Get a more detailed answer ›
Very prominent neck vein on left side almost bulging starting right above collarbone, doctor says its normal but what could cause this? Male 21 150lb
Anomaly: Or a less common anatomic variance may explain this. Concern is raised if this is new or worsening or if other associated signs and symptoms are present. It can be an initial manifestation of SVC syndrome which had multiple causes, generally caused by mass effect on the major blood vessels. ...Read more