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Pressure feeling on left side below rib when sitting. What may be the cause of this? No pain just pressure feeling

Pressure feeling on left side below rib when sitting. What may be the cause of this? No pain just pressure feeling

Your spleen: Sits prominently on that side of the ribs. You could have an enlarged spleen (splenomegaly) from different causes such as tumor and trauma. It could be an external mass like a skin benign tumor or bone cyst pressuring the tissue underneath. It could be left sided colon having same issues as the spleen above. ...Read more

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Periodical warm feeling on left side of head, with slight paranoia and 'overflow' of random thoughts. Sometimes multiple/day, sometimes nothing/week?

Periodical warm feeling on left side of head, with slight paranoia and 'overflow' of random thoughts. Sometimes multiple/day, sometimes nothing/week?

Paranoia: Please see your doc to rule out medical conditions. Then consider seeing a mental health professional to help you w/what may be obsessive thoughts and mild paranoia. We all have a bit of this type of thinking but when it becomes troubling, interferes w/relationships, job, etc. It's time for help. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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Weird pressure feeling on left side of chest AND I feel relieve when I put pressure on it...can this be a heart problem or anxiety!?

Weird pressure feeling on left side of chest AND I feel relieve when I put pressure on it...can this be a heart problem or anxiety!?

Probably not heart: Your age and the fact that pressure externally relieves the chest pain make this highly unlikely to be heart. Probably this is some chest wall pain. ...Read more

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Hurt chest/intercostals last year exercising. Still have a numb pressure feeling on left side of chest and light shooting pain at times. Not cardiac.

Rib pain: Some people may develop irritation of intercostals and might be associated with recurrent irritation which could be very painful. If any cardiac problems have been checked for and negative then anti-inflammatory meds as Ibuprofen can help with symptoms. ...Read more

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Full too easily, bloated feeling on left side under ribs an sternum. Pain and discomfort in certain positions. On iron sup. Loose stool. Causes?

Full too easily, bloated feeling on left side under ribs an sternum. Pain and discomfort in certain positions. On iron sup. Loose stool. Causes?

Multiple things: The spleen is under the ribs on the left. If it is enlarged which can be from mononucleosis, different blood and liver problems it may feel bloated. The stomach is near there and can cause symptoms, especially if there is a hiatal hernia. The ribs can become inflamed and hurt. The large bowel can kink with gas (splenic flexure syndrome) I am concerned about the iron- why? Ask about hemochromatosis. ...Read more

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Pain/ weird feeling on left side of neck could be swollen and left side popping noise in throat when I swallow? 2 days now... Not sick

Pain/ weird feeling on left side of neck could be swollen and left side popping noise in throat when I swallow? 2 days now... Not sick

Need an exam: Glad to hear you're not feeling sick, but since these are new and unusual symptoms, sounds like you should see your doctor for an exam and more detailed history. Good luck! ...Read more

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What is best remedy for gag or tight feeling on left side of throat or neck. Doc says I got post nasal drip and thyroids ultrasound came back good.?

What is best remedy for gag or tight feeling on left side of throat or neck. Doc says I got post nasal drip and thyroids ultrasound came back good.?

Cannot tell: Need to be examined, can't really tell what is it from your brief description, see your doctor or seek another opinion, meanwhile, use warm compresses, warm liquids, and pain killers, good luck ...Read more

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Red bumps back of throat and on uvula, swollen tonsils, knot feeling on left side if throat. Have had this issue for several months! Won't go away. Had occasional fevers. Antibiotics haven't helped.?

Red bumps back of throat and on uvula, swollen tonsils, knot feeling on left side if throat. Have had this issue for several months! Won't go away. Had occasional fevers. Antibiotics haven't helped.?

Mono: You might have your doctor check you for mono if that has not been done already. Mono can cause sore throat, redness swollen tonsils as well as enlarged lymph nodes. It can hang around a long time. You may also consider a throat culture for possible infection by another causative agent. ...Read more

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I have burning feeling on left side of face only. Cheek, sinus area, left nostril, left side of tongue and throat, eye and jaw.... it's NOT stabbing.

I have burning feeling on left side of face only. Cheek, sinus area, left nostril, left side of tongue and throat, eye and jaw.... it's NOT stabbing.

? Shingles: Unilateral burning pain may be a early sign of shingles. It would be prudent to consult your doctor at the earliest to avoid pain, acute and chronic as well as any lesions developing in the eye. ...Read more

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Dizziness, uncomfortable feeling on left side of neck ear&head, numbness on lips and face and tongue, high pulse rate, fast heart beat. ECG normal. Y?

Dizziness, uncomfortable feeling on left side of neck ear&head, numbness on lips and face and tongue, high pulse rate, fast heart beat. ECG normal. Y?

Get checked: Have a neurologist check you out, especicially your left facial nerve. Numbess is a disconcerting symptom and requires appropriate evaluation. ...Read more

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What does ticklish feeling inside the left side of my chest mean?

What does ticklish feeling inside the left side of my chest mean?

Need more informatio: Ticklish feeling is vague. Can you describe fully what the symptoms you having for better response. ...Read more

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What can it be if I am feeling severe sharp pain in the left side of my back?

Depends: If you are alluding to your lumbar region then you may be having lumbar strain or beginning radiculopathy. Other specialists may give you other causes. Have your doctor check you out for your peace of mind. ...Read more

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What could a pinching feeling in the middle of my chest more to the left side?

What could a pinching feeling in the middle of my chest more to the left side?

Get checked out.: While this could be chest wall pain related to muscle, it is possible this could be related to your heart as well. Without knowing the full symptoms and your medical history it is hard for me to say for sure. The best thing is to see your pcp and get examined. ...Read more

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I feeling a slight pain in the left side of my balls when hit by the air of my fan.

Testicular pain: Is there discomfort, even the least bit if you palpate your testicle? If soIi would follow up with doc/ urgent care as you may have urethritis or epididymitis -which subclinically can present with little symptoms -and may need antibiotics. Chlamydia can be fairly asymptomatic in males or may be a varicocele. f/u w doc ...Read more

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Got mumps on the right side but feeling a little bit of pain on the left. What is wrong?

Could be mumps: On the other side now....It can be one sided or two sided or first one then the other.

Depends on the where the pain is also...Is it the same as the mumps on the right? Is it your tooth (which is different)...

If concerned, call your doc... ...Read more

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About a week ago, I started feeling pain to the touch on the left side of my body just below my ribcage.?

About a week ago, I started feeling pain to the touch on the left side of my body just below my ribcage.?

Sounds like: It could be shingles if tenderness is at skin level. But other causes are possible, so it is best to see your doctor if pain persists. ...Read more

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Sometimes I get a fuzzy, cold feeling in the left side of my head that lasts for 5-10 seconds, what is this?

Sometimes I get a fuzzy, cold feeling in the left side of my head that lasts for 5-10 seconds, what is this?

Blood pressure drop: The circulation to the left side of your head dropped. Most likely due to a drop in blood pressure. Dehydration, anemia, or some people just people just have low blood pressure. ...Read more

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I have sciatia on left side and now feeling similer feelings pn rigbt side is this normal and what should I do.

I have sciatia on left side and now feeling similer feelings pn rigbt side is this normal and what should I do.

Not Normal: You should be evaluated by your pcp. Depending on the physical exam he /she may want to get a MRI to evaluate for disc herniation or other conditions that may cause these symptoms. In the mean time make sure you keep your spine aligned when you sleep with a pillow between your knees so that you do not cross your leg over and cause the spine to rotate. ...Read more

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Feeling slight pain in left side waist area (since 2 days) when I get up from a sitting position. Goes away on its own. Should I be concerned?

Feeling slight pain in left side waist area (since 2 days) when I get up from a sitting position. Goes away on its own. Should I be concerned?

Left Sided Pain: If you have no other symptoms like fever nausea or bloating you are probably ok. But when is the last time you had a bowel movement? Constipation can cause left sided pain. Also are in the ovulatory part of your cycle you may also experience pain when a follicular is about to burst. If you have no other symptoms consider taking Acetominophen or Ibuprofen to see if the pain is alleviated. ...Read more

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I had my gallbatter removed three days ago. I am feeling the same awful pain as before the surgery, but its on the left side and in my back. Why?

I had my gallbatter removed three days ago. I am feeling the same awful pain as before the surgery, but its on the left side and in my back. Why?

See your doctor...: If you are having severe pain after surgery you need to see your surgeon to figure out what is going on.

During a laparoscopic removal of the gallbladder the abdomen is filled with gas and this can cause shoulder and back pain post-operatively. But this pain could also be a sign of pancreatitis. ...Read more

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I'm having a weird feeling in my chest for the past week it feels like the left side is heavy but there's no pain at all I don't know what it it's?

I'm having a weird feeling in my chest for the past week it feels like the left side is heavy but there's no pain at all I don't know what it it's?

Hello, Brandon: I just answered your other question, and now that you tell us that it has been going on for a week, I think you should go in to see your doctor. Possibilities include lung problems (infection, asthma), possibly muscle strain or even acid reflux from the stomach. While heart problems probably wouldn't be at the top of the list at your age, that should be checked to. Make an appointment. Good wishes ...Read more

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As of the last week or so, I've been getting a sharp pinching sensation in the left side of my chest that comes at random. The feeling lasts a bit?

See your doctor: Could be a problem with skin, nerves, muscle, shoulder, lung, heart, or stomach. See your doctor for a more thorough history, physical exam and further evaluation. If you sleep on your stomach you could have a neck strain that radiates pain to the chest or arm. Get checked out just to make sure. ...Read more

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As of the last week or so I ve been getting a sharp pinching sensation in the left side of my chest that comes at random the feeling lasts for a few s?

As of the last week or so I ve been getting a sharp pinching sensation in the left side of my chest that comes at random the feeling lasts for a few s?

Musculoskeletal: What you are describing is usually pain from an irritated nerve from a musculoskeletal problem. If it persists, or other symptoms occur, see your doctor. ...Read more