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Hurst Below The Rib Cage When I Am Sitting
For about two weeks now I been having discomfort under my right side below my rib cage its much worse when I'm hunched over while sitting?
Chest pain: 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. ...Read more
I have a terrible pain under my lower right rib cage this becomes unbearable when sitting. It feels like something is be squashed?
See your doctor: Problems like these can only be correctly handled by your doctor in person. He/she needs to listen to you, perform an examination and possibly run labs or other tests. That's the only way he/she can find out what's going on and what to do about it. ...Read more
When I lay on my right side, I get a sharp pain on my left side -feels like it's near my rib cage. And when I am sitting sometimes. What is this?
Now and again I get a pain that's under my left rib and sometimes goes round to my back its at the bottom of my rib cage, it's mainly wen I'm sitting?
See answer: Pain under the left rib that radiates around to the back when sitting could be due to a number of causes. More often than not it's musculoskeletal in origin or a pinched nerve. Pain that has been intermittent for over a year, without getting worse, is less likely to be due to a serious cause. However if the pain concerns you, trust your intuition and see your physician for a proper diagnosis. ...Read more
Painless mass on my upper rib cage. Softish. Doesn't move easily. 21 year old female. I can only feel it when I am sitting up not laying down?
Be seen: If you feel a mass, it is probably best to be seen and fully evaluated. The most likely cause is a lipoma, which is completely benign, but without being seen you could have something more serious and not know it. Safest thing would be to let someone take a look at it. ...Read more
Severe pain in back almost into my side radiating to the front. Right side...pain is right about where the rib cage begins. Especially when sitting?
Injured lower back?: That would be the most likely cause with what limited history you have given. The nerves to that area originate in the lower back ...Read more
I started getting a dull pain under my left rib cage its a come and go pain, usually when im done eating and sitting down. Please help. Thank you?
Hard to say: There are multiple potential causes, you should consider being seen. Possible causes can incude an irritation of a nerve in the thoracic spine, an inflammatory condition involving the pancreas or the lining of the lung, and multiple other causes. A detailed exam and appropriate studies can usually sort out the cause. Thank you for the question. ...Read more
I was hit on my right side of my rib cage 2 years ago is it possible to have a chipped bone sitting on a nerve I only have pain when I lay on my side?
For about two weeks now I been having discomfort under my right side below my rib cage its much worse when I'm hunched over while sitting or sleeping on my sides?
I have a lump in rib cage. It is soft and like gland. It some pain when I sitting. Please help me?
I have a lump in my rib cage and it is a little bit painful when I sitting in. It is like gland. Please help me?
Painful lump: See a medical provider for an exam and X-ray soon ...Read more
I felt some pain on the front right of my body, at the edge of my rib cage. Its a burning pain and depends on my sitting position. What could it be?
Couple possibilities: That location is typical for gallbladder, although there are several other possible causes. If it persists you should be seen by your health care provider. ...Read more
Sitting in chair, bent down, pick up pen, felt and heard pop by rib cage. Now excruciating pain when breaths. ER? Or ok to wait for 4 days until Drs
Pain in upper left rib cage. There is a semi hard lump, does not move. Hurts when laying on right side or sitting weird. Had it for about 3 or 4 years?
See your doctor: This is one of those problems where a visit to your doctor is necessary to figure out what's going on. Only after a thorough evaluation, including examination and possibly labs and other tests, can your doctor correctly diagnose you and treat you effectively. ...Read more
I am throwing up I have serve pain on the right side under my rib cage the pain is so bad I can't seem to find any comfort when sitting standing walki?
Discomfort on left side of stomach below rib cage, mostly when I m sitting...i feel as if something is bulging out. But nothing is.
The mid right side of my rib cage hurts mainly when sitting, bending over, or moving my arm. What could this be? It doesn't hurt when laying down.
Could be rib:
Dysfunction, due to slight dislocation or slippage. This causes intercostal (between ribs) muscle pain and nerve irritation. Or it could be something else. You can read more about it here.
http://www. Basicspine. Com/conditions-procedures/pain-management/slipped-rib-syndrome. Html
if it doesn't go away, see a doctor. ...Read more
"20 yr old pain in upper left rib cage. There is semi hard lump, does not move. Hurts when laying on right side or sitting. Had it for about 3 or 4 yrs?
Lump om chest: This is best diagnosed by a physical exam so please visit your Doctor ...Read more
I have a sharp pain in my left shoulder, arm, neck and rib cage. It's painful when sitting and laying in most positions?
Pain: It could be some muscle spasms as they usually feel sharp, but it could be something else which without further history and physical exam is hard to determine. ...Read more
Tightness/bloating under rib cage, slightly to right. Sitting down, some relief. First standing feel tight ball- better when I stand or lie down. Help?
Needs further eval!!: At your age, need to know duration/ onset of symptoms, need physical exam!! Our concern is missing a tumor or malignancy!! Labs and imaging with CT or at least sonogram, symptoms could mean Gallbladder problems- gallstones? What other symptoms? Weight loss? Urine changes? Bowel changes? Food makes symptoms worse??! Best if seen by internal medicine, GI or surgeon! Good Luck ...Read more
Hi, I am 52 yrs old woman I had full hysterectomy operation 12 weeks ago everything went well, but after 5 weeks of the operation I had pain on my right side in my rib cage with full pain it hurts when I sneeze move around or sometimes just sitting down
Pulmonary Embolism: Please go to the emergency room or hospital to be evaluated for pulmonary embolism or blood clots to the lung. ...Read more
I have sore spot right near bottom of left rib cage. Feels like touching a bruise. It comes and goes. Worse when sitting. Location moves?
Baby is breech and it is really painful near my right rib cage/upper part of bump. Have contractions when sitting. Ok to put ice on top of bump?
OB Abdomen Pain: Pain in the right upper quadrant can certainly be positional due to the baby. However, there are other conditions that may cause right upper quadrant pain such as acid reflux, gallbladder disease, or even pre-eclampsia. For position discomfort due to the baby, try resting on the floor on your hands and knees with you abdomen freely hanging. ...Read more
Left side of body (slightly behind & under rib cage- both in front and behind) has sharp pain while I am sitting, not moving. Should I see a doctor?
Yes: The location of the pain causes me a bit of concern - have you had any trauma to the area in the last several weeks? The spleen is in that general area, and it can swell with trauma. Sometimes, this happens over an extended period of time. While there are other things to cause this pain, I would strongly advise getting it checked out! ...Read more
A lump under my left breast, it's seems to be sitting on top of rib cage it's about 2 inches long and 1 inch wide it has a burning feel when touched?
Get a doctor's opin: For it might or might not be serious. ...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?
Sharp chest pains under left lower rib cage by diaphragm. Hurts more after sitting, or with full bladder. Bloated, with frequent smelly gas and urine.?
Needs evaluation: The symptoms of feeling bloated, having frequent malodorous gas, odiferous urine, added to pains in the lower rib cage. . . All mean that a primary care doctor needs to evaluate the situation. He may refer to a GI doctor if an abdominal problem such as gallstones, digestion problems, or a cancer is suspected. Depending on the situation, a lung, kidney, or heart doctor may also evaluate. ...Read more
I have 3 lumps on right rib cage fatigue doc doesn't know what they are now having extreme burning pain across stomach when sitting very tired?
Why lumps?: You need to confirm if you have real lumps on your chest wall. This can be confirmed by a physical exam by a doctor and further checked with a chest x-ray or, if need be, a ct scan of the chest. You may need a second medical opinion if the first doctor has not figured out what you have and what you need to do next. ...Read more
Stomach is sore to touch on both sides of bellybutton, and sometimes shortness of breath, bloated feeling and when sitting feels like rib cage is digging into stomach making a indigestion feeling in chest and causing me to burp?
See gi: You may need to be seen by a GI specialist. ...Read more
As above: To find the correct cause, see your PCP for evaluation and wirk up. ...Read more
Slight pain & discomfort below the rib cage on the right side. Not lasting long. The longest 30 seconds. Big prob?
Pain under ribs.: I would ask about gall bladder problems. ...Read more
Unanswerable here: This forum is inadequate to appropriately tackle this question. Call your doctor. ...Read more
RUQ pain: Consider gallbladder or GI issues.Get a more detailed answer ›
Pain: It is probably muscular and should disappear ...Read more
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