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Can You Pull A Muscle Below Breast Above Rib Cage And Have A Bulge
I am experiencing pain on the left side of my rib cage right under my left breast, so far it hasn't stopped for two days, I haven't done anything physical in order to pull a muscle, what should I do?
It is a body tissue that has the ability to contract. It shortens and generates force. It relaxes and returns to its original length. Muscles move joints, stabilize the body, move air and food through the organs, act as valves for bladder, bowel and other organs. They control movement of the eyes. They help us express ourselves by changing the shape of our ...Read more
Left side back muscle strain feeling btr w/ muscle rub, large knot. Better now, but have a numb/tingle feeling under left breast on rib cage to back?
Muscle spasms under right rib cage with something bluging like a hernia below the breast bone. Sometimes I have to push it back in. Sever pain.
Muscle spasm: This could be a muscle spasm. I have heard this description many times before. Hernias do not occur in the upper abdomen by the rib cage. They do occur in the middle. The muscle spasm can cause severe pain, and "ball up", mimicking a hernia. Best however to see your primary care provider for a more complete evaluation. ...Read more
Hi, I've got a small soft bulge on my left rib cage, it's 5cm below my breast, it's neither pain or moveable, it's been there for months, any clues?
I am having painless muscle spasms directly below my right breast near rib cage, what causes this? Could this be stress related?
It Could be related: To stomach problem gerd.Gastroesophageal reflux disease (gerd) is a chronic digestive disease that occurs when stomach acid or, occasionally, bile flows back (refluxes) into your food pipe (esophagus). The backwash of acid irritates the lining of your esophagus and causes gerd signs and symptoms. Thank you. ...Read more
I am 21. I do have problems with my heart, I keep feeling something like a muscle spasm under my left breast in my rib cage should I worry?
Muscles over my rib cage are sore and swollen, strained, how do I treat this? Starts just below breast goes to bottom of ribs and wraps over to flank.
Have a lump on right rib cage under breast. When I feel if it it sends a sharp pain from there to my back. Could it be a muscle. Also sore shoulder.
Lump needs exam: There are several possibilities, but physician should examine the lump to make an accurate diagnosis. ...Read more
I had a pulled ab muscle strain 3-4 weeks ago and last week I shoveled snow now I am getting pain under my lower rib cage. .. Is it from shoveling?
Yes: Yes shoveling snow can definitely cause strain of the back as well as abdominal muscles. It can be strenuous especially if it the heavy wet type. Usually the pain will resolve in couple of days without any long term problems. If you continue to have problems see you doctor. ...Read more
My chest on the left side hurts when I cough I was coughing really hard and on the left side I heard a loud pop. Rite at the rib cage. I can breath. But if itry to cough it hurts really bad just woundering could it be a pulled muscle or something
Injured rib: You may have injured ribs, in addition to muscle soreness. Severe coughing may cause this. You will want to get x-rays asap to make a better diagnosis. ...Read more
Remedies for a strain somewhr in the chest/back/rib cage area that caused all the muscles in those areas to contract and diffclty in breathing?
I've been having weird gurgling in my chest (left side) snd what feels like muscle spasms under rib cage...What could it be? I have anxiety&stress
See your doctor: Your symptoms may be signs of something significantly wrong. One cannot tell without a complete history, physical and possible lab/imaging tests. Follow with your doctor as soon as you can. Things that can cause pains in chest and ribcage include heartburn, pneumonia, gallbladder problems, liver disease, kidney problems, heart attacks, or blood clots. ...Read more
I woke up last week with soreness in my left rib cage. I do stretches and I can feel it pulling in my chest and my neck also. Could it be muscles or is it bad. Could it be from sleeping weird or from dancing?
Pulled muscle: When doing stretching exercises, or with exertion (such as dancing), it's easy to give yourself a mild muscle strain, and then the next day the area is sore. Similar pain in muscles can develop if you sleep in an awkward posture. Often in retrospect it's obvious what it was the previous day that triggered the symptoms. Usually gets better over the course of a few days. Ice/rest/ibuprofen can help. ...Read more
Best advice anyone -:
Can give you would be to get seen ; evaluated by your pcp. Getting anxious about it will not help, but make you more anxious.
Pain there could be from a number of reasons. Take some nsaids and see the response. But you must see your pcp urgently.
Good luck and happy holidays. ...Read more
Go to ER: Get evaluated by an emergency room physician. ...Read more
Many causes: Most concerning left sided pain is associated with the heart, but many other causes include trauma, costochondritis, anxiety, stress, gastroesophageal reflux, and sometimes from abdominal organs such as bowel. Stomach, gall bladder, etc. In the chest pleuritis, pneumonia, pulmonary embolism, collapsed lung etc. You should consult physician for physical examination and testing if appropriate. ...Read more
Both breast tender and my left side breast every now and then today sharp pain that goes down to my rib cage?
Sometimes it feels like there is something moving under my left breast along top part of rib cage what could it be?
I think it's all in: The mind. Check or feel for breast or chest wall lump. See your dr for any concerns. Take care! ...Read more
Hi I have pains below the left breast. Under the rib cage. Is it safe to apply heat pat or cold pad. Which one pliz. Thx?
Rib pain: Ice or heat- generally acute pain ->ice and heat for established. What is the cause? ->doctor. ...Read more
Why would my left rib cage in the bone by breast hurt. When I push on it, it hurts alot. Can u tell me why or what it could be?
Hello I'm 34 yrs old and I just discovered a painful lump under my left breast close to my rib cage. Should I be worried about this?
Get it checked: You should have it checked. If it is not in the breast tissue itself then it may be a cyst or boil that needs to be treated. If it is a painful lump in the breast then it needs to be examined by the doctor. Those are usually benign fibrous type growths but you need to have an exam to be sure. ...Read more
I have a sharp pain near the area of top or centre of rib cage and under my breast. This occasionally happens when I breathe as it gets worse.
See your doctor: Symptoms like these are best deterimed by a thorough evaluation by your physician. Based on his/her findings, a treatment plan can be developed to help you. ...Read more
I have been having really bad frequent chest pain under my left breast and around my rib cage area it stops me from breathing what could this be
You have a pain: Sensation in an area of your body were it is considered urgent or emergent to determine the cause asap. Please seek evaluation and do mot wait any longer. ...Read more
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