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Can You Pull A Muscle Below Breast Above Rib Cage And Have A Bulge
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 moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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
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
Slight dull pain under bottom right rib cage feel it more when tightening up could this be muscle pulled from weight lifting? Lift a lot of weights
How to tell if I cracked a rib, or just injured a muscle in center of mid back, below shoulder blades? Pain when bending but not if stationary.
Get an x-ray: An x-ray would be necessary to diagnose a fractured rib. Usually a fractured rib would be painful with movement, deep breathing or coughing. It would also be tender on feeling it. The center of the back would be an unusual location for a rib fracture--it should be off to one side or the other. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have a pain by armpit towards shoulder above breast. I don't remember straining it. Could it be muscular?
Could be: You may watch and wait. In the meantime you may take an over the counter pain medication like Tylenol. Counter-intutive as it sounds exercising may help with muscular pain. Start easy and gradually increase the intensity of exercise so that you sweat profusely. Raising core body temperature through exercise is good for health, including muscular aches and pains. For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk prodFor good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Drink enough water daily, so that your urine is mostly colorless. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form. Practice safe sex, if you have sex. ...Read more
Can a lipoma in your back cause pain that also feels like a fullness in your abdomen on the left under rib cage
Pain in left shoulder especially when turning head to the right, how can I be sure this is a pulled muscle and not my spleen, pain under left rib too?
See a doc: It is unlikely that you have an abdominal problem unless you recall a history or injury etc. Its likely your neck or shoulder. Nevertheless if concerned about spleen seek care at an emergency room. ...Read more
Have has a pain for awile right side below the rib cage and above. The hip. Thought it may be a pulled musle any thing else it could be?
Is it normal to have a slightly asymmetrical rib cage & collar bone or is it a sign of an underlying problem? My right clavicle & rib cage protrude outward more than the left and my spine feels like it curves to the left, is this normal? I also often get
I sometimes have a burning in stomach below my breast bone a little to the left. Sometimes it feels like a pulled muscle. Could this be a hernia?
Contraction in my abdomen whenever i laugh or cough or tighten abs. 2 inches left from my navel, can be felt, no lump of pain. Could I have a hernia?
Yes: You can have a hernia even if you don't see a lump. A hernia is a small defect in your fascia that allows fat or intestines to slip through. When you cough or use your abdominal muscles it can pull on this defect causing pain. Very small hernias can be only 1cm in size and still cause symptoms. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I've been getting a dull ache in bottom right rib. And can feel a firm smooth 'mass' located between rib and hip. Swollen liver?
Can gall bladder issues cause a pain wrapping around mid right rib cage that comes andgoes and a occasional stab in ribs that hurts for a few breaths?
If a person had pancreatic cancer that is causing left side pain (under the rib cage) and back pain, should you be experiencing weight loss too?
Pancreatic Cancer: Unfortunately even in this era of tremendous advances in oncology field pancreatic cancer is still a gruesome diagnosis. The most common symptom is jaundice and pain is rather rare and can be associated with very advanced disease with significant weight loss. Pain is more often associated with pancreatitis and specific tests should be done to rule out inflammation of the pancreas (pancreatitis). ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have a sharp pain under left breast in rib cage. It also is sore when I press down about 2 inches to the right under my nipple. Could it be gas?
DDx: What is the differential diagnosis (DDx) of chest wall pain? First thing anyone in an ER would want to rule out is heart ischemia or pulmonary embolism (PE) or aortic dissection. I think those are highly unlikely. Most likely includes pleurisy (inflammation of the lung lining), costochondritis (connective tissue inflammation), fractured rib (from trauma including cough). Also breast cancer or cyst ...Read more
Could this dual mid back pain on right in rib cage be a liver problem without having the abdominal pain? It's tender to the touch like a muscle strain
Requires examination: It is difficult to comment without examination. Pain in the rib cage could be originating in the cartilage, muscles, nerves or bone or from surrounding structures such at the diaphragm, liver, lungs, pancreas and spleen. An examination by a Dr is needed and possibly an Ultrasound scan as well if the cause if not easily evident. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Does a moveable lump in the upper left side below the breat on rib cage have anything to do with HIV? Dr goole may have freaked my out.
Wrong Question: You are never going to determine whether you have HIV from a symptom. HIV is transmitted to people engaging in unprotected sex or sharing needles. Your chances of contracting HIV starts low but increases exponentially the more you engage in these practices. If you have, get tested, if not, quit worrying about HIV. A mobile lump not attached to breast is probably benign but should be biopsied. ...Read more
I have a couple of hard, nodular lumps in upper abdomen 3 years painful if pressed pain is sharp and goes through to back. Is it a lipoma?
Need 2 Be Seen: Lipomas are the most common cause of lumps under the skin (in the subq space), however they rarely cause shooting pain on palpation as you describe. I suggest that you make an appointment with your primary care doctor to help sort this out. ...Read more
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