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Burning Sensation Under Left Rib Cage
Hello I have a burning sensation on left side under rib cage along with nausea and a fever of 101?
Get evaluated: Fever, vomiting and worsening pain are all serious symptoms that warrant evaluation at your local health care facility or a call to your doc with directions. Possible organs involved include lung, spleen, gallbladder, stomach, esophagus and diaphragm. Could be a viral infection of another type of infection. Don't delay, ask a friend or family to go with you. ...Read more
A burning sensation can be descriptive of nerve pain, some variations of migraine, and even central brain problems after a stroke. Have heard this said associated with phantom limb syndrome, reflex sympatheric dystrophy, and trigeminal neuralgia. Other patients might say ...Read more
I have been getting a pain with burning sensation on my left side right under rib cage, but it happens every 12 hours. What could it be?
Muscle Strain: There is not much in that area. You could have a muscle strain. Sometimes shingles can present as a burning sensation but usually has a band of redness associated with it. Also you could have a irritated skin nerve from pressure or trauma. Tough one to answer but that should be a good start. ...Read more
Hello sir, I have burning sensation in my left rib cage whenever I sit for long. Also, it goes away when I straighten up. Also, what is a remedy for it?
Diagnosis: It would require a specific diagnosis, I would not hesitate to be seen. Typical causes would include abnormalities in one of the structures of the left upper quadrant such as the lung, stomach and pancreas, or an irritation of a nerve in your thoracic spine. Consider being seen for an accurate diagnosis. ...Read more
My skin feels burning sensation off and on each day. Skin is not warm to touch. Feels like I got hot grease dripped on it. Left side lower rib cage.
Burning sensation in lower left side below rib cage and goes to the lower left back side. It sometimes stingy/itchy and I am burping alot. Cause?
GERD a Possibility: GERD (Gastro Esophageal Reflux Disease) could be causing your symptoms. This is when acid in the stomach goes up into the esophagus and causes pain. It's also possible you have a hiatal hernia, which can cause similar symptoms. I recommend you see your family doctor when possible. ...Read more
What is causing a burning sensation from the back right side or rib cage kidneys to the front left or right rib cage by gall bladder?
Pin point burning sensation just left of my breastbone and just under the rib cage. Happens mostly when swallowing hot liquids, spicy foods.
When I lay on bed skin burning sensation in the upper left abdomen near rib cage worsens if turn left, If turn right I can sleep without it. Any help?
Neuropathy: Localized sensation of skin burning most likely is secondary to compression or irritation of a local nerve that provides sensation to the area of skin affected. You may or may not recall any precipitating factors. Likely the discomfort will be temporary, but if it persists or worsens you will need to see a physician. ...Read more
Dr for the last one year I have burning sensation on left and right corner of stomach, below rib cage. At times feel left side intestines are jumping?
Can you die from htlv and can it calls a burn sensation on my left side of my stomach under the rib cage and also a burning sensation my left leg from?
Maybe ligament: Pain in the rib cage could be several things. It depends on location, pain with movement or touching it. One always has to make sure it's not cardiac first then look for other sources such as inflammation of ligament, rib bruise or even mass. Best to get it checked out if not gone away in 2 months ...Read more
I am having pain with a burning sensation under the right side of my rib cage. What could this be?
Lots of possibility: Here is a partial list: broken rib, shingles, irritation of lung membrane, pinched intercostal nerve, gallbladder disease, muscle sprain, hepatitis, lower lobe pneumonia. So with that partial list, there is no way that your question can be answered without a history & physical examination from your doctor. ...Read more
I have a burning sensation with pain in my lower back. And a pain just below my rib cage in the centre?
burning sensation in the back either muskeloskeletal (muscle and spine or kidney
pain below the rib cage is a muskeloskeletal (ribs and muscle)
use heat pad
and give us more information to help you
either see your PCP or you can have live consult one on one with one of our physician to discuss your problem face to face
good luck ...Read more
Pain and burning sensation in my stomach. Pressure near my rib cage. Feels like my stomach is on fire. Any idea?
Stomach acid?: We all produce stomach acid; we need it to digest our food. But excess acid irritates the lining of the stomach - even though it's built to withstand a high-acid environment. If a sore develops, it can deepen into an ulcer. Another acid-related condition is reflux (heartburn). Hyperacidity syndromes are treatable with acid blockers, & many can be purchased over the counter. Do see your doctor! ...Read more
Gas bubble? Center of chest below rib cage has lasted 4 days. Sometimes a burning sensation. Hurts to bend or lay on either side. Passing gasnot issue.
I had my gall bladder removed three to four years ago. A couple nights this week I have woken up with extreme burning sensation under my right rib cage that spreads to the middle and into my back.?
Have burning sensation on the right side below the rib cage. Burning feeling. No fever, or pain urinatin. Blood and urine tests ok. Cause?
Bothering burning sensation pain on both sides around rib cage, sometimes and around were kidneys are at too but no infection. Can urinate better now.
See answer: As urologists, we are commonly asked to evaluate pts with back/flank pain to determine whether source is the kidneys or something else like neuromusculoskeletal in origin. Most kidney problems that are associated with pain (infection, stone, tumor, obstruction) are associated with an abnormal urinalysis (significant blood and or leukocytes). If still in doubt, ultrasound or ct imaging will answer. ...Read more
I have had lower rig back pain for two weeks now I have a red rash that's raised on right upper side of my buttock w/ burning sensation under rib cage?
I get burning sensation in the middle of the breast bone area under the rib cage when I drink or eat certain things. Heart burn or stomach ulcer?
Several things: This should be evaluated by your primary doctor (and possibly gastroenterologist). This could be ulcer, viral infection, fungal infection, bacterial infection, or allergic inflammation. Your doctor may just start you on medications or may decide you need to have an endoscopy (where a camera is placed into your mouth and down into your stomach). ...Read more
Pain rib cage: Usually not. This is a radicular pattern from the back. You need to be examined. They will want to know what brings the pain on. What makes it better? What makes it worse? ...Read more
I have a burning pain that has went from my right side to my left side, under rib cage. I recently had to lift a pt in and out of bed. Siatica?
Sounds like a muscle strain. Lifting patients alone in and out of bed can be difficult and can cause injury to you if you are not lifting correctly or lifting too heavy a weight. Seek evaluation from your medical provider. You can also try taking ibuprofen to see if the pain resolves or changed.
Sciatica is pain that runs down the legs caused by pressure on the sciatic nerve. ...Read more
Sharp, burning pain left flank side near rib cage, can't take deep breaths, also burns towards my lower back...! any idea's?
Neurocostal: Sharp ; burning pain seems neuropathic and radiation pattern around flank of lower chest suggests neural impingement at costal vertebral junction. Inspiration ; costal lift would be expected to intensify this pain. Perhaps a rib-vertebra subluxation is at play. Absence of cough, fever, ; shortness of breath discount pneumothorax ; infection. Pleurisy certainly a concern. Doctor's exam a must. ...Read more
What could be causing sharp stabbing and burning pain in left rib cage just under my armpit and breast. In unbearable pain or discomfort all the time.
3 minute prickling/burning pain. Left side of upper rib cage under breast & pain in the bottom of left breast. Constant worry of cardiac issue.
Yes: See your doctor to rule out cardio problems. ...Read more