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Movement Under Rib Cage That Feels Like A Baby Kicking
I have a fluttery/movement sensation under rib cage followed sometimes with what feels like a beat accompanied by gas. Worse when nervous/anxious?
Anxiety Syndrome...: 30 y/o female gets "fluttery/movement sensation under rib cage followed sometimes with what feels like a beat accompanied by gas. Worse when nervous/anxious." Indeed, the symptoms are consistent with Anxiety Syndrome. If these are new one should re-train in Stress Management Copping Skills &/or see their PCP or Psych Consult for management. ...Read more
Hello, I have a pain in left side of stomach and on the side under rib cage, pain starts after bowel movement,?
I am not sure of what all your symptoms are but most likely spasm. Of note this will happen more with stress or irritable bowel. It will also happen sometimes if there is days between bm or you are constipated.
See your doctor if possible. And drink much water to make sure you are well hydrated.
Best wishes. ...Read more
Hi I'm having right side pain under rib cage and lower back pain that is releaved when I have a bowl movement. I'm also have nausea.
Start with water: Try to increase water intake and maybe also fiber intake to get a more even consistency to your stool. If having regular bowel movements results in minimization of the discomfort then this was the problem. If symptoms persist then you probably need to see your doctor in order to evaluate for other things like gallbladder problems. ...Read more
Pain rightside under rib cage. Bowel movements hard pebble like or very loose. Couls it be constipation?
Left side large mass under rib cage area. When I lay on my right side I feel it. Almost like a babies head or butt! Help!
11 months ago I had a baby and still feel my insides churning under rib cage; abdominal/ ovaries cramping, what could it be?
Unclear: It's unclear to me what could still be causing you this churning feeling. If you had a cesarean, it could be scar tissue that's causing this feeling. Abdominal cramping could possibly be due to endometriosis or inflammation in the pelvis. Consider seeing a gynecologist and having a pelvic exam so as to try to ascertain the origin of this pain. Good luck! ...Read more
Doctor can evaluate: On the left side are the ribs, chest muscles, the left lung, and the lining of the lung (pleura). Nearby are the esophagus, heart and arteries, lymph nodes in the armpit, etc... So, pain can originate from many places. Sometimes there is a problem in a part of the body a little farther away, but the nerves carrying the pain signals can "refer" pain to the left armpit / ribcage area. ...Read more
Can a lipoma in your back cause pain that also feels like a fullness in your abdomen on the left under rib cage
Unlikely: Lipoma's are usually subcutaneous or in some cases intramuscular. However it would be very unlikely that an isolated lipoma on your back would be causing you these other symptoms. It's best to check it out with your primary. ...Read more
RUQ pain.: Your clinical picture could be consistent with a gallbladder issue, like biliary colic or cholecystitis. You could also have a duodenal ulcer, pancreatitis or even hepatitis. We’d need some testing at this point to elucidate a cause. Blood testing. Ultrasound of the RUQ. Maybe MRI of the abdomen or MRCP. ...Read more
Been having discomfort in left side under rib cage. Feel dizzy and low bp. When eating feels like full after not eating much. Don't have gallbladder.?
Emergency care: Seek urgent/emergency department careGet a more detailed answer ›
Strain?: Did you lift or strain? This can cause rib/side pains. Are you coughing or short of breath? Think of bronchitis or pneumonia. Are you having nausea, stomach pain or upper back pain? Could be gallbladder. As you can see, there are many possible causes. Use moist heat on the area and take Advil or Tylenol, (acetaminophen) if no better in a couple of days or symptoms worsen, see your doctor. Good luck! ...Read more
Costovertebral pain: Pain in the costobertebral angle area, which is the area you describe, may have various causes and is commonly associated with conditions involving the kidney. See your provider who should be able to pinpoint the exact cause of your pain. ...Read more
Catamenial pneumotho: While the association between menstrual periods and chest pain is more usually coincidental, catamenial pneumothorax needs to be ruled out. Would recommend to talk to your doctor, and if necessary a pulmonologist. Catamenial pneumothorax is still a rare condition and in your case anxiety associated with menstruation might also be possible. ...Read more
Depends on cause: Depends on age, when started, how, if teenager unlikely heart unless chest pain with exertion, if older, pressure at heart area, radiating down left arm/jaw with exertion, resolves with rest could be heart call 911 to be sure not heart, if pain started at rest still could be heart. If sharp pain localized and tender point at area or associated with trauma or movement unlikely the heart. ...Read more
Generally not: However if you feel a mass then you should have a doctor examine you. ...Read more
Having really sharp pains under rib cage after appendectomy and it is under my incision nothing is working?
Pain: Notify your surgeon of the symptoms.Get a more detailed answer ›
I had a section 2 Years ago and Have been getting pain in left side of belly and under rib cage that moves in to my side and into the back of My rib?
C-section no problem: It's not clear where your symptoms are coming from, but the past c-section would not be a factor unless you have adhesions. I would recommend getting checked by your clinician if the symptoms are affecting your functioning, quality of life, or if you have more questions. Hope that helps. ...Read more
Tightness/bloating under rib cage, slightly to right. Sitting down, some relief. First standing feel tight ball- better when I stand or lie down. Help?
Needs further eval!!: At your age, need to know duration/ onset of symptoms, need physical exam!! Our concern is missing a tumor or malignancy!! Labs and imaging with CT or at least sonogram, symptoms could mean Gallbladder problems- gallstones? What other symptoms? Weight loss? Urine changes? Bowel changes? Food makes symptoms worse??! Best if seen by internal medicine, GI or surgeon! Good Luck ...Read more
Yes: The feeling of "gas pain". And bloating as you put it can both be associated with various conditions affecting the GI tract. I would encourage you to be seen if you don't improve. Thanks. ...Read more
Take simethecone OTC:
Try simethecone- e.g., Mylicon or Gas EX.
If symptoms are not improving, you should consult your local physician, as there are many things that could cause this symptom ...Read more
If splenomegali-Yes: If no splenomegaly can be due to overexertion. ...Read more
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