lump below rib cage center

Answers

1 Answers
Dr. Peter Baiocco answered:

What can cause tender lumps abdominal rib cage area?

Lipomas

Abdomen
sometimes small fatty tumors called lipomas can cause this
Sign Up

Get personalized answers from doctors!

Related to lump below rib cage center:
2 Answers

Ive had three lumps on rib cage pain extreme fatigue headacjes. Ultra aound ok wbc high rbc low doc thinks herpes i dont?

Consider Shingles

Exhaustion
Shingles is a viral infection which follows the nerve tracts; it is usually limited to half of the body parts(does not cross the mid-line when located on the trunk. Lesions of Zoster are blistery in apearance when they first come on but can burst later and appear like small skin bumps. It is not difficult to diagnose as most doctors have seen many such cases. if not satisfied get 2 nd opinion.
Sign Up

Get personalized answers from doctors!

Related to lump below rib cage center:
1 Answers
Dr. Martin Raff answered:

I have three lumps in rib cage, headaches, stomach pain, night sweats, nausea and fatigue.

Systemic illness

Open-uri20140113-4979-plnug4
Would strongly recommend that you see a doctor ASAP. If the night sweats are due to fever, tuberculosis is a good possibility, and tumors may produce similar symptoms and signs. You need a full detailed evaluation which will probably include imaging studies and possibly a biopsy of some of these lumps. Good luck
Sign Up

Get personalized answers from doctors!

1 Answers
Dr. Martin Raff answered:

I have three medium size lumps on rib cage for six months painful when you touch them pain in stomach headachea fatigue my doc said herpes but i have?

Herpes simplex

Tactile
This does not sound like herpes, but without seeing the lesions it is impossible to diagnose. My advice would be to see another doctor and get a second opinion ASAP. Good luck.
Sign Up

Get personalized answers from doctors!

Related to lump below rib cage center:
1 Answers
Dr. Tariq Niazi answered:

Can floating ribs be felt on front of body? Have lumps below bottom of rib cage on each side that feel long and hard like a bone

No, they are located

Body
in the back only. You should see your PCP to be evaluated & investigated to get the correct diagnosis.
Sign Up

Get personalized answers from doctors!

Related to lump below rib cage center:
1 Answers
1 Doctor agrees
12667384x1397145341
Dr. Sewa Legha answered:

I have 3 lumps on right rib cage fatigue doc doesnt know what they are now having extreme burning pain across stomach when sitting very tired?

Why lumps?

Gastroenterologist
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.
Sign Up

Get personalized answers from doctors!

Related to lump below rib cage center:
1 Answers
2 Doctor agrees
10006665x1386637840 10006175x1386628082
Dr. Robert Rahimi answered:

Stomach pain 2 inches below right rib cage and 2 inches to the right of my belly button. I also have bloating and gas. There are two hard lumps underneath the skin which are painful.

Gallbladder or ulcer

Without knowing more, it is difficult to say what the cause is, however it can be related to your gallbladder (gallstones) or stomach (ulcer disease) especially if you are taking nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDS like Motrin or Ibuprofen). You should contact your PCP to gather more information and possibly run some tests like an ultrasound. If you have fever/severe pain, go to ER.
Sign Up

Get personalized answers from doctors!

1 Answers

36yr male, found a lump below rib cage on my back, left side about 3-4 inches from my spine and closer to my side. No pain and under skin. What is it?

Lump

Male
Hard to tell exactly what it is without seeing or feeling it, but if it is well circumscribed, mobile, chances are it is a sebacious cyst - a cyst originated from an oil gland whose oil could not evacuate and built inside to form a cyst. It's benign but above certain pressure it may pop open and get infected.
Sign Up

Get personalized answers from doctors!

Related to lump below rib cage center:
1 Answers
3 Doctor agrees
10014088x1386633149 10025116x1386638522 10014299x1386629211
Dr. Sunil Mehra answered:

I have a lump just under the center of my rib cage. what is that?

Xiphisternum

most likely lower end of sternum feels like a lump,and is called xiphisternum
Sign Up

Get personalized answers from doctors!

1 Answers
1 Doctor agrees
10007201x1386628309
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied answered:

I have recently noticed a half dollar size lump/bump on my left rib cage that is not on my right side . It there is no pain when touched . Should I be concerned? Age 50 male

Always should be

Male
Concern, most likely if it is located close to the center related to the rib cage it self, other than it could many things, the way to check it out with your doctor.
Sign Up

Get personalized answers from doctors!

Related to lump below rib cage center:
Sign up to see more