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I have pain on my right side of chest?

I have pain on my right side of chest?

Caution...: Any chest pain could be worrisome for a heart or lung problem... Depending on your risk factors like high blood pressure, high cholesterol, smoking, diabetes, etc. But most are routine- note other symptoms like fever, cough, or history like trauma. Call your doctor, and consider going to an ed. ...Read more

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Dr. Gutti Rao
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Chest Pain (Definition)

The chest resides between the neck & abdomen. Chest pain refers to ...Read more


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I have massive throbbing pain on my left side on the back side and under my ribs?

I have massive throbbing pain on my left side on the back side and under my ribs?

Pains: Back pain can be annoying as you are finding out. Massive pain should be evaluated to help diagnose and then treat your issues, best wishes. ...Read more

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I have a sharp pain on lower left side of my stomach?

I have a sharp pain on lower left side of my stomach?

Anything: Most people think their whole abdomen is their stomach, but the stomach is in the upper middle or upper left of the abdomen. If your lower abdomen hurts, that could be your skin, muscles, bladder, uterus, or intestines. If the upper part of your abdomen hurts, it could be acid reflux, pancreatitis, or other problems. See a doctor for an assessment. ...Read more

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I have slight pain on the left side under my ribs?

I have slight pain on the left side under my ribs?

Left sided abd. pain: Discomfort under the left rib cage could come from the gastric or stomach area,spleen, left lung,left upper colon or abdominal muscles. More details are needed to make a diagnosis. Seeing your physician if symptoms persist is the best advice.. ...Read more

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I have back side pain above my ribs on the left hand dide and i feel nausea?

I have back side pain above my ribs on the left hand dide and i feel nausea?

Back pain: Please have someone take you to the nearest Emergency facility. The team may be able to fully control your symptoms or you might need to be sent to the hospital for care. Please keep me posted - hope all goes well. ...Read more

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Experiencing pain in both sides. What could cause worse pain on my right side just below my ribs, when I lay on my left side?

Experiencing pain in both sides. What could cause worse pain on my right side just below my ribs, when I lay on my left side?

Many possible causes: Pain in the abdominal area (below the ribs) is a common complaint. There are many causes of pain in this area from the simple (constipation, gastritis, muscular) to the moderate (kidney infection, ulcer, pneumonia) to the complex/dangerous (kidney stone, tumor, to name a few). I recommend a complete evaluation with primary care including blood work if needed and follow up with specialty as needed. ...Read more

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I have a sharp pain on my left side when i inhale?

I have a sharp pain on my left side when i inhale?

See your doctor: Your symptoms may be signs of something significantly wrong. One cannot tell without a complete history, physical and possible lab/imaging tests. Follow with your doctor as soon as you can. Things that can cause pains in chest and ribcage include heartburn, pleurisy, pneumonia, gallbladder problems, liver disease, kidney problems, heart attacks, or blood clots. ...Read more

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Im having sharp pain on my left side on my stomach and also my left side is swollen do I have ovarian cyst?

Im having sharp pain on my left side on my stomach and also my left side is swollen do I have ovarian cyst?

See your doctor: Your symptoms may be signs of something significantly wrong. One cannot tell without a complete history, physical and possible lab/imaging tests. Ovarian cysts are just one of many different causes of left sided abdominal pain. Follow with your doctor as soon as you can. ...Read more

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Having chest pains on my left side?

Non-specific CP: Unlikely to be heart related at your age and most likely pleuritic, musclulskeketal or acid reflux related. With no descriptors provided, one could only make an educated guess as to what this could be. Likely benign but get evaluated and treated by your doctor. ...Read more

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I have pain on the left side underneath my ribs and tingling in my left arm. What do I do?

Neuro muscular: B12, calcium, magnesium deficiency, hyperacidity/ reflux disease and other gastrointestinal anomaly can cause it in your age group. If on bc DVT leading to pulmunary embolism is to be considered. ...Read more

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Why am I having sharp chest pains on the left side of my chest?

Why am I having sharp chest pains on the left side of my chest?

Probably not serious: Chest pains are usually worrisome because of the concern about their being due to heart disease, especially coronary disease. Sharp discomfort is not usually coronary in origin. Most often, these are chest wall (musculoskeletal), and resolve spontaneously or after simple remedies. Gastrointestinal or pulmonary causes may play a role, less commonly pericarditis (inflammation of sac around heart). ...Read more

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I had chest pain on right side yesterday and now on left side today?

Many possibilities: Chest pain may be associated with many conditions. It can be related to musculoskeletal, respiratory, cardiac and other systems. Without a complete history & being able to examine you, it's impossible to know what could be causing this pain. You should seek the advice of your physician & seek immediate medical attention for any worsening symptoms or signs. ...Read more

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I have pain on my left side of my body?

I have pain on my left side of my body?

Too general: I am sorry but the information provided is too general to give you a very specific answer. In general flank/ side pain can have musculo-skeletal causes or may be the result of conditions effecting internal organs. Severe or chronic pain both warrant medical assessment. ...Read more

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I have abdorminal pains on the left lower side?

Abdominal pain: This could be a number of things. Can you give more description; when does it occur and how severe is it? ...Read more

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I have chest pain when i lie on my left side fells like sharp stabing?

Muscle spasm: You could be having a muscle spasm, use a warm compress and drink warm liquids to see if this will help the pain. ...Read more

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I have a burning pain under my rib cage on my right side?

See your doctor: Your single symptom is too vague to provide any diagnosis. It could be a sign of an ulcer. See your doctor for a thorough evaluation. ...Read more

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I have severe pain in my lower back pain on my left side i can't sleep on my back or move left and right what should I do?

I have severe pain in my lower back pain on my left side i can't sleep on my back or move left and right what should I do?

ANSWER: See your dr & get checked out. This could be many different things, but after evaluating it either your dr will be able to help or will refer you to someone who can. ...Read more