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Left Rib Popping When I Cough
The cough reflex is a protective mechanism that uses muscles in your throat and chest to expel mucous and saliva that may contain pathogens that would otherwise possibly be inhaled via aerosol or to expel pathogens infecting the throat and respiratory system. Cough benefits the host by reducing load and benefits the pathogen which may then spread via aerosol. ...Read more
Symptoms: you may be an air swallower and chronically distended. Not enough information here to know probability. See your doc for evaluation and suggestions ...Read more
Scar tissue/hernia: If the area of your body where the ovary is located hurts when you cough it may mean that you have internal scar tissue. This is especially true if you have had previous surgery in the pelvis including a cesarean section. It may also suggest a heavier ovarian cyst on the affected side. A hernia of the bowel may also be the culprit. Get it checked out! ...Read more
I have sharp deep pain around my upper left shoulder blade and back area. Pain hurts when i breathe deep, cough, bend, twist, lift my arm. Been 2 days?
Pleurisy likely: Based on your history, the most likely problem is a condition called pleurisy. This is an inflammation of the lining surrounding the lungs. It can develop shortly after a simple cold or mild upper respiratory infection. Ibuprofen usually helps. It's always best to check with your physician and have yourself seen to make sure there is not a more serious problem causing these symptoms. ...Read more
Sudden shoulder pain. It hurts when i breath, yawn, move my shoulder arms, head or neck, sniffle, cough, burp. It hurts when I do anything?
Shoulder pain: Get an evaluation with your primary care doctor first. Suggest a shoulder xray and a chest xray with a general medical exam. ...Read more
Would would cause a "popping" feeling under the rib when I cough? It feels like something small "pops" under my right rib when I cough
Shoulder blade pain sometimes shoots around to chest, right shoulder arm hurts when stretched across chest, chest hurts i'm the middle when i flex it.
Poss cartilage tear: The pain shooting around to the chest is interesting. I guess i would have to see where you are pointing too. If your arm hurts when stretched across your chest, it could be an issue with the labrum inside your shoulder. ...Read more
Sore rib under left breast, hurts when i breath, not as bad when i'm standing, excruciating pain.
Could be muscle pain: Depending upon how long it has been bothering you and if you hurt yourself or not it could be muscular in origin if it just started you could use heating pad and see if it goes away . If it does not go away soon, contact your physician so he can make a diagnosis. I hope this helps. ...Read more
I have sharp pain under my lower left rib cage. It hurts when i breathe, walk, move, or touch it. ?
What does it mean if my left lung hurts when i cough? My lower left back of the rib cage hurts when i cough. I currently have a cold\ sinus infect.
Let me explain: Pneumonia often mimics the flu, beginning with a cough and a fever, so you may not realize you have a more serious condition. Symptoms can vary depending on your age and general health. The symptoms: fever lower-than-normal body temperature in older people cough shortness of breath sweating shaking chills chest pain that fluctuates with breathing (pleurisy) headache muscle pain fatigue. ...Read more
Right behind my right collar bone I have a constant pain, hurts to breathe in, cough, sneeze, laugh and swallow. What could it be?
See your doctor: Unless you have hurt yourself by lifting or moving things, this kind of pain needs thorough evaluation. Do not ignore it and see your doctor ...Read more
Severe pain under right rib was coughing and felt a pop now it hurts bad tender to the touch hurts when I breath or cough pain goes kinda deep.
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