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Coastal Margin Pain
Discomfort & pain in 2 regions right iliac & left thorax rib cage under the axilla which radiates the entire left side do I have fibromyalgia?
Rib pain: This may just be rib tenderness. Sometimes it is difficult to relate to any specific injury or incident. It may be as simple as a cough or sneeze or carrying something heavy and putting pressure on the area. Should be self limiting. If it continues it would be best to see PCP as you can get a rib out of place and this can cause pains as well. Good luck! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Facet joint pain or si joint pain? Pain is located in lower left, 2 inches from spine (l5-s1 area). No reffered pain. 2 somewhat positive facet blocks
Can Be both: However if the facet block gave you 70-100% pain relief, then more likely to be your fact joint. If less than 50% relief, then consider the SI joint as a definite source of your pain. Also if not ruled out already, I often find things like spinal stenosis or herniated discs also have this same pattern of pain. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Pain in midsection, right side, 2 inches above & below waist & extends front to back. Pulled muscle or pinched nerve? No fever/ nausea. Severe gas
Examination: Your symptoms are worrisome and I suggest ER or UC clinic evaluation- certainly cannot be diagnosed online. ...Read more
Pain along ribs at underwire of bra area & in rib cage below breasts. Upper back pain. Are these related? Constant fear of mi. Doc says heart is fine
Try this: Wear less restrictive or different style bra but the idea is that it be looser around the rib age area. I have seen this work in a number of patients complaining of pain in the distribution that you are referring. ...Read more
Possible masseter muscle in cheek strain after dentist? 3 wk constant meds.headache tooth pain ear pain. Wisd.tooth RCT & 4 fillings. Cause of pain?
Inflammation: You may have an inflamed masseter from being stretched open too long or too wide; you could also have trismus from the anesthetic injection. Other possibilities include the occlusion being off on the new restorations. Moist heat, restricted diet and anti-inflammatories should resolve muscle pain; if the bite is off you need an occlusal adjustment. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
7 days ago, deep teeth clean lower left quadrant. Pain & tension in left jaw joint progressed to inability to open jaw more than 1". Snap & Popping.
TMjoint issue: This is related to a problem with the TMJoint. Bring this to the attention of the dentist who treated you. Have it also evaluated by a dentist who has extensive training and experience treating patients with TMD\TMJ problems. Hot moist heat, soft diet, NSAIDS if you can take them meanwhile. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Dull but persistent pain (6/10) in mid-back, 2" to the L of spine, below bra strap. Radiates horizontally. Worst when lifting/maintaining one position?
Back Muscle strain: Hello Due to the relative moderate level of pain, it would likely be a back muscle strain. I would say the best remedy is rest from any strenuous lifting, but you should stretch to maintain your range of motion. You could try Tylenol (acetaminophen) for moderate pain relief or a small does of naproxen (Aleve) 200 mg by mouth every 6 hours for a couple of days to relieve the pain. If this gets worse see your doc. ...Read more
Pain lower right side, just below ribs, pelvic/hip area, & entire lower back. Difficult moving, joints & muscle stiffness & pain. What could it be?
Possible UTI: While there are a myriad of causes for low back pain, your location description, gender and arthralgias (joint pain) raise concern for an upper urinary tract infection even without typical urinary symptoms. I'd seek medical attention to include a possible urinalysis. While most causes for chronic low back are non-urgent, this hints at something of a more serious nature if untreated. ...Read more
I have pain around the area of lower left rib cage, radiating pain, diffused. At the same time and side, left dull shoulder & neck pain. What is it?
Many causes: There are numerous causes of left shoulder arm chest neck pain in the most serious one can be heart attack in older patients , or it could be a simple sprain or overuse syndrome or inflammation of the ribs or muscles of the chest, simple viral infections can cause diffuse muscle pain and aches.In a young person like yourself most likely it is activity related based on over use of some kind, . ...Read more
Pain in the deltoid intensifies in the tricep/upper bicep area. Pulling across shoulders. Neck pain. Pain increases as muscles relax pulling on others
See details: Then see a doctor and have the issue evaluated ...Read more
Upper left back pain at the quadrant. pain left rib cage & swollen, painful stomach near ribcage. No injury occur. Gastriritis? Wbc is 10.1.
Wbc not cons w: An elevated white count is not common with gastritis. Have they checked your pancreas? Your pain could be referred from the stomach, pancreas or intestines. The spleen sits at the upper left quadrant too... Hard to say without the full exam and labs to look at. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Stabbing R shoulder pain upon inspiration x 1 day - feels in the joint or in tendons(?) close to joint, not back of shoulder blade. No known injury.
Radiation:R shoulder: Gall stones and pleurisy need to be ruled out. Otherwise, it's likely muscular. ...Read more
Sharp shooting pain upper right back rib cage. Oouch! possibilities? No recent physical injury. Feels directly in the ribs. Not any deeper
Rt groin swollen,painful 2 press Rt pelvis,sharp,throbbing pain deep in back of Rt upper leg,feels deeper than the muscle,had Lft knee arthroscopy 6/6?
Needs to be checked: With painfull swelling in the groin and other symptoms it is better you consult your doctor or go to ER and get checked ...Read more
Mirena (levonorgestrel) 4 2 yrs w/sore c-section area during period w/ mild lower back pain. Feels like strained muscle pain. Caused by swelling of cervix/uterus?
Get an OBGYN consult: It sounds like you need to visit your OB/GYN right away. You may need to have a cervical exam, pap, r/o uterine process such as fibroids or endometriosis. The Mirena (levonorgestrel) should be working better so best that your OB/GYN rules out contraindications and makes sure your symptoms are better controlled. Low back pain may or may not be unrelated. Talk to your GP doctor about it. Good luck. ...Read more