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Can Occasional Pain In Both Sides Of My Ribs Be A Sign Of Pregnancy
When your due date arrives, you will be more than ready to have your baby! Most women deliver the baby somewhere between 37 and 42 weeks. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, only 5% of babies arrive on the exact due date. Approximately 7% of babies are not delivered by 42 weeks, and when that happens, it is referred to ...Read more
Yes: Sometimes it's ok to have pain during pregnancy, but sometimes it's not ok to have the pain. For example, some pregnant women have a cyst called a corpus luteum cyst, and that can cause some pain. Others can have a tubal (ectopic) pregnancy, which can be life-threatening. It's imperative to be tested to see if you are pregnant, and, if pregnant, what the pain is from asap! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have a pain in my breastbone which is also around in the top of my ribs both sides what could it be ?
How is your neck?: Unlikely you hurt both your elbows, or used both your hands so much, you affected muscles in forearms, which leaves your neck as source of pain in both forearms. But, pinched nerves from neck don't typically skip arms (between shoulders and elbows) to only affect forearms. So, need more information. ...Read more
Can GERD cause short bursts of burning stabbing pain in the fleshy part of left breast? I am also 6wk pregnant could that cause this feeling?
Just dx with lupus and having some pain in left side of the the chest! Any idea what could be the cause? Slight pain in left upper back as well.
I have 2 of woman heart attack symptoms, pain in the middle of my chest and pain in the neck and jaw. Could this be some other cause?
Take a test: Home pregnancy tests are very accurate. They are the same tests used in a doctors office. They can detect a pregnancy 7-10 days after conception. The best time to take one is when you miss your period. If you doubt the result you can repeat it in 1-2 days. If you were pregnant the hormone level would rise enough for detection. ...Read more
No: Seroma probably in pelvis and not in upper abdomen. ...Read more
Is pulling/stretching feeling in lower right abdomen/overy a sign or early pregnancy symptoms? And sometimes occassionally on the left side?
Sometimes with my periods I get migraine symptoms without the pain. Could bilateral tingling in the chin and lower lip be a symptom of that?
Prodrome, aura: In general, any prodrome or aura and the migraine pain can be associated with menses (catamenial migraine). If the symptoms you describe on the chin and lower lip have occurred before as an aura or prodrome, then certainly that's a possibility; however, if these are new, you should be seen by your health care provider to ensure nothing else is going on. ...Read more
All of the sudden my mom started having severe pain under both breasts. Could that be a sign of a heart attack? Also her stomach has started swelling.
Not likely: While chest pain is still the primary symptom of a heart attack, it is by no means the only one. Your mom"s symptoms could be vascular, gi, musculoskeletal, or gynecologic. If you cannot see her primary physician today, a trip to a quik med or er visit would be appropriate. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What could be the cause of a repeating pain, almost similar to a muscle contraction, on the left side of my chest?
I have transient sharp pain high in my stomach ( just under the lung area), along with a slight feeling of bloating. What could be the cause?
Abdominal pain.: This could be a number of different causes. It could relate to acid reflux/peptic ulcer disease, gallbladder dysfunction, dyspepsia, constipation, h. Pylori infection, or just functional disorder. If symptoms persist and worsened, suggest to discuss more in details in a local physician. ...Read more
Im having pain at the end of urinating and a very strong oder. Can this be the cause of my bad back pain as well?
Maybe. Maybe not.: It can be hard to tell if a woman is pregnant because some of the symptoms seen in early pregnancy can also happen in non-pregnant women. A urine pregnancy test gives a reliable result if done correctly. One can test about 3 weeks after sex (3 weeks after when conception might have occurred), or 1 week after missing a period. An Ob-Gyn doctor can evaluate any persistent or worrisome symptoms. ...Read more
Been having a dull ache for a while in the right side of my back around the middle, no other symptoms an pain is bearable. Could this be lung cancer?
Unlikely. : Although lung cancer can occur in young people, it would be unlikely and even less likely in a non- smoker. The type of pain you describe sounds more musculoskeletal in nature, perhaps related to exercise, lifting, etc. Although lung cancer can present with back pain, that would indicate a more advanced form of the disease. However, if the pain persists, discuss having an X-ray with your physician ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Unlikely.: There are many signs and symptoms of pregnancy. They include missed periods, breast tenderness, sensitivity to smells, and nausea/vomiting, fatigue, and weight gain. Cold symptoms and slight cramping are not typically signs of early pregnancy. If you think you might be pregnant, you could take a home pregnancy test (they are very accurate) or visit your doctor to obtain proper prenatal care. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My girlfriend have sharp stabbing pains in the abdominal area only at night could that be a sign of pregnancy?
Can she be pregnant?: There is nothing in your question that would make me think your friend is pregnant. Pains represent to a doctor the need for a thorough evaluation and examination. Please help your friend get to her family doctor. ...Read more
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