lump under right side of rib cage

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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

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in the back only. You should see your PCP to be evaluated & investigated to get the correct diagnosis.
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Dr. Peter Baiocco answered:

What can cause tender lumps abdominal rib cage area?

Lipomas

Abdomen
sometimes small fatty tumors called lipomas can cause this
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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.
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Dr. Martin Raff answered:

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

Systemic illness

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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
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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.
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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.
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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

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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.
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Dr. Ronald Krinick answered:

My wife has a hard lump under her rib cage on the right side. She has also been having pain in other places. What could this be?

Take it seriously

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Lump equals work-up. Get the correct diagnosis now
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Dr. Ki-Hon Lin answered:

I recently discovered a hard lump directly under my right rib cage on the right side in the corner and scared it might be bad i also feel well?

See a physician

Pain
This unfortunately cannot be well answered online. You really need to see a physician to have the lump physically examined. Factors such as associated pain, discoloration, rate of growth of the lump, will help your physician decide if the lump is of concern.
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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

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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.
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