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Lower Rib Ache
Pressure of inhaling: Most likely you are inhaling harder than you ever did with a regular cigarette. Inhalation works at the edge of the diaphragm, s lung muscle at the edge of the lower ribs just as you describe. ...Read more
Been in hospital with pnemonia (now nearly gone). But now when i wake up hips/lower ribs ache in a morning but wears of during the day?
Deconditioning: It's quite possible you've lost strength from your illness -- if you were in the hospital, it must have been bad. If you are still in the hospital, have the doctors check your iron panel. I think you may have an anemia as well. It would be good to find out 'why' you had pneumonia at the young age of 22 and see what can be done to prevent future illnesses. Hope you can follow up closely with a GP. ...Read more
Upper left abdominal pain below underneath lower ribs. Aches. Radiates to both my sides of ribs. Nausea with Tylenol, (acetaminophen) tea, energy drinks. ?
7 days upper back pain, at times extreme. low energy, sore throat, body stiffness, Left side lower rib pain, body aches?
Extreamlly tender to touch lower back and ribs and aches and when bend down feels like something moved and get stuck under my right ribs, agony to mov?
Gall bladder: Need to see a doctor need more tests. ...Read more
Rib pain: Most rib pain in young adults is related to sports and local trauma. If the pain gets worse when you press on your ribs, then I would not worry, just take some motrin and give it time. If the pain does not change from pressing on the area, then have it checked by your doc in a week. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Lump on rib Cage: Such lumps have to diagnosed by doing a clinical examination because the consistency and the margins of the lump felt on palpation itself help to diagnose it. Some possibilities are lipoma , large sebaceous cyst, fibroma etc. The pain in the bump indicates that it may be infected. Please check this out with your gp. Further treatment would depend on the diagnosis. ...Read more
Potential cause of severe stabbing pain lower right back for 3-5 minutes then duller stabbing and aching. 10/10 pain. Slight radiation to bottom rib.
? Kidney stone: Right lower quadrant pain is difficult to ascertain but the nature of your symptoms look like due to kidney stone. If you had these symptoms and fever and nausea, then that could be due to appendicitis. In female, may be due to pelvic inflammatory disease and sometimes due to ovarian pain due to ovulation. ...Read more
Hello! I am a 27 year old white male and have been experiencing a reoccurring dull/aching pain towards the lower part of my right ribs/abdomen/back. ?
Needs to be checked: We do not have information to tell you what it may be. It could be an inflsmmation in the ribs. But it could also be due to problem with your right kidney as it is located just under the ribs in the back. And there may or may not be other urologic symptoms like pain during voiding or blood in stool. Get it checked as it is recurring ...Read more
For the last couple of weeks I have a discomfort/dull ache in my right abdomen - usually lower however can fell as if under rib cage. What could it be?
See doctor: Unfortunately there are several things that can cause this and so it is impossible to help with a question like this on these forums. See your doctor for further eval. ...Read more
Few days ago had sore left rib, only when i touched it. It has spread down to lower ribs and I have today noticed a painful lump. Should i worry?
Yes you have to get: Any lump requires a medical examination unless it is due to obvious injury. But in your case it looks like it came up spontaneously. If it does not settle down within a few days, go see your doctor without much delay. It could be something serious(unless you have bumped into something and injured yourself). ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Started out feeling like a side ache for the first day. Then i got sharp pains when breathing in my lower left rib cage area. Hurts to lay on sides.?
See your physician.: What you are describing sounds like pain related to the muscles or bones of the ribs, which resolves with rest and over the counter pain medication. But i recommend seeing your physician who can do a full history and physical exam to make sure there is a not a different specific cause that needs attention. ...Read more
Sudden sharp pain lower left side shooting to lower back it was tender all night woke up sore from left pelvic to 2nd to last lower rib on the left.??
I have a sore hard lump at the bottom right of my ribs. It feels connected to my ribs as the Lower right rib is sore too especially with pressure and ?
Pain in middle back on right side under rib cage. started aboit 2 1/2 months ago. Today sharp pain a few times on the left side in back under rib cage. Aches more in in the mid back going down to lower back as the day goes on.
Need work up ASAP: Passing blood with urine can indicate many possible diagnosis. In situation of gross hematutia with pain (as in your case) , common differential diagnosis would be kidney stone, uti, renal cyst rapture, kidney & urinary bladder tumors and cystitis. Iga nephropathy and other gns cause hematuria but pain is less common . You need us, x-ray and labs to diagnose and treat this. See a doctor asap. ...Read more