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Floating Rib Sticking Out
Fell Aug, severe internal back bruising.Xray nothing broken.Now front bottom left ribcage area is sticking out like lump.No pain but hard sleep side.
Yes, at the back, --: If its swollen for any reason. Generally ribs do not swell, unless growing a cyst or a tumor in it. These are extremely uncommon, to say the least. A healing fracture off a bone could be felt as a swelling. These are located at the back , on either side of the spine and covered by plenty of muscles. Difficult to be seen or felt easily, except in a very skinny person. ...Read more
Small hard ball attached to left rib cage (between left and right rib cage) is this normal or what? Feels like bone
.: Is it new or long standing? Need more information - is it painful, does it move etc. Or check with your physician. ...Read more
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
Lower bak under rib cage painful and now same place but in tummy. Also orange stuff coming out my cuticles
Constant pain like bad indigestion, penetrates round to back. Tight squeezing feeling in middle of breast bone, feels like weaving in & out of ribs?
Working out and felt a pull underneath my right rib cage, thought it was a pulled muscle now I'm nauseous and short breath. rib cage feels fine tho?
Chest wall pain: Muscle pain just beneath or around the rib cage is very worrisome but typically reassuring. If you weren't working out and pain developed I would be more concerned. Try rest, ice, advil, Tylenol (acetaminophen) and if worse pain see your doctor. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Severe pain under the sternum, gas, trouble catching breath. A burp helps, then it comes back. Just worked out hard.
Movable rubbery lump size of walnut on outside of ribs below skin on left rib where rib sticks out most. Lipoma?
Costochondritis under collarbone pain migrated down breastbone hurts to touch area moving feels like a sharp stab pain and moves across chest normal?
Well : What's your question. Generally with Costochondritos there is tenderness in a fixed location and in your rib cage.consult to Dr. face-to-face for specific diagnosis and treatment ...Read more
Stinging feeling in thumb just suddenly hurts from the inside feels like a shard of glass sticking out but there is nothing there?
How old are you?: We need to know your age. Please put it in your public profile. We cannot answer questions from minors. Knowing your country or state helps, too. Age, location, and gender, can affect our answer, since some conditions are more likely in different places or in different age groups. Be honest! You expect if of us, & we expect it of you! List any meds you take, & any chronic medical problems, too. ...Read more
My left rib: pain & severe pressure, sticks out further than right. What feels like airpocket pops up in left side&back. Hard to breathe/swallow.
Usually needs 911: Such symptoms could be a collapsed lung (pneumothorax) due to an air leak from the inside of the lung through the covering of the lung, out into the space between the lung and the ribs. With trouble breathing, one usually needs to call 911. To treat it, the doctor sometimes inserts a catheter or chest tube between 2 ribs and sucks the leaked air out. The lung then can re-inflate to full size. ...Read more
Feeling of pressure/tenderness under right rib cage closer to diaphragm. Notice it more when sitting down, like something is pushing against the ribs?
Bottom left rib sticks out and pops near sternum when someone hugs me or theres pressure on them.Xrays show no broken rib.why does it do this & hurt?
Pain: Probably an anatomic aberrationGet a more detailed answer ›