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Can A Hernia Be Located Be Located In Upper Left Abdomen Right Below Ribs
Yes, because: Liver is located largely above the costal (lower rib cage) margin. ...Read more
Can be: Correct. This can be the spleen. Can also be stomach. Requires work up. ...Read more
See below: I doubt, the kidney as more likely to be felt in the front of the abdomen, the structures in your back eg the big muscles, prevent it from showing up in the back. ...Read more
Pain in abdominal/pelvis region under belly button area radiating to the sides. What could be the cause? Can it be muscular?
Could the right lower
abdominal pain that radiates into my right upper thigh be a cyst on my ovary or a hernia?
Yes: Those are possibilities. Problems arising in the pelvic organs or with an inguinal hernia can cause radiation of discomfort to the thigh. If symptoms persist or worsen get examined by your physician or gynecologist. If an inguinal hernia is detected, you will be referred to a general surgeon. ...Read more
I have a dull recurring pain in my upper right abdomen directly below and behind the lowest right rib cage. Minor pain. Treatments?
What is it?: Before ce can talk about treatments, we need to find out what's going on. If it persists, you should see your family doctor. ...Read more
Having pain in my pelvic region, where my intestines are, above the groin and below the belly button. Could this be the symptoms of appendicitis?
Typically, : Acute appendicitis causes nausea, vomiting, mid abdominal pain, followed by localization of pain to right lower abdomen, with low grade fever. But these are typical symptoms. There are many other causes of lower abdominal pain, too many to list here. Your doctor will help you figure it out. ...Read more
Can the chest ribs be asymmetrical?I feel the first right rib(the bone right below the right clavicle) is more protruding than the left rib. Problem?
Sounds normal: Nobody's body is perfectly symmetrical. Some people require differnt shoe sizes on each foot, women may require differnt bra cup sizes, and ribs may protrude more on one side than the other -- etc, etc, etc. This doesn't sound like something tow orry about. But discuss with your doctor if you remain concerned. ...Read more
Pain in the upper left-hand side of my abdomen just beneath the rib cage. What can be the cause of this pain. Had Ventral hernia repair on 7-7-14.
See the surgeon: When you have had recent surgery, a new pain in the same area has to be considered to be related to the surgery until shown not to be. Sometimes, post-operative adhesions can do this; sometimes swelling or fluid in the area of the surgery. In any case, you need to see the surgeon who did the procedure so that he/she can evaluate the problem and treat it properly. ...Read more
Female/73.. Lump in upper left abdomen. pain in upper abdomen, radiating to both shoulders. is it lipoma? which category of specialist should I see?
Hard to say: There are multiple potential causes, you should consider being seen. Possible causes can incude an irritation of a nerve in the thoracic spine, an inflammatory condition involving the pancreas or the lining of the lung, and multiple other causes. A detailed exam and appropriate studies can usually sort out the cause. Thank you for the question. ...Read more
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