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Burning Tingling Rib Cage
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 been having pains in my left side under my rib cage sometimes there is a burning feeling and it feels like something is going to bust?
See your doctor: Pain that severe needs to be worked up by your doctor in person. He/she will listen to you, perform an examination and possibly order some tests to see what's wrong with you. ...Read more
I had woken up the day before yesterday with a terrible pain on my rib cage that escalated all the way to my back leaving bothsides burning...?
Probable neuritis: Subtle burning under the left rib cage may be due to intercostal neuritis, which is inflammation of the nerve that runs under the rib. It could also be due to a muscle strain, or could possibly be referred from elsewhere. If the pain has only been there a short time, I would take over-the-counter analgesics and see if goes away on its own. Otherwise I would have it checked out. ...Read more
Not enough info: You did not provide enough information about the location of pain to make a comment. In general terms burning pain in the chest wall can be due to irritation or injury inflammation of the nerves in the chest wall or soreness or injury to the muscles and rarely inflammation of the joints between the ribs and sternum or clavicle I h0pe that helps. ...Read more
What can cause u to have a tingling in ur lower left side front rib cage when laying down and should I worry?
See your doctor: Your single symptom is too vague to provide any diagnosis. It could be a sign of an ulcer. See your doctor for a thorough evaluation. ...Read more
See your doctor: These are symptoms that require a thorough evaluation by your doctor. Only after obtaining this informstion, can he/she adequately diagnose and treat you. ...Read more
I have a burning sensation with pain in my lower back. And a pain just below my rib cage in the centre?
Pain: 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 stretching esercise hydrate well take ibuprofen 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
I have a pain for two weeks on the backside under my rib cage on the left side. It's a burning feeling it's getting worse?
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
I felt some pain on the front right of my body, at the edge of my rib cage. Its a burning pain and depends on my sitting position. What could it be?
Couple possibilities: That location is typical for gallbladder, although there are several other possible causes. If it persists you should be seen by your health care provider. ...Read more
I have pain below my rib cage on the right side, and pain goes through to the back as well. The pain in my back feels like a burning pain and its wors?
I have had a burning annoying rash on my left rib cage for 3 days now. There is no other areas that have a rash should I go to the drs.?
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 moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Hard to tell: It is difficult to be specific diagnostically when the symptoms are so vague. This could be many different things including musical skeletal, splenic, GI or skin (Shingles). Need more history and perhaps examination to tell but probably not cardiac. I'd recommend a HealthTap video consultation where the history could be augmented or see your primary health care provider for this. ...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