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My head. Hurts. When. I cough. On the. Left. Side. And. My ear hurts. On the left. Side. And. My neck. Hurts. On the left. Side. To?

My head. Hurts. When. I cough. On the. Left. Side.  And. My ear hurts. On the left. Side. And. My neck. Hurts. On the left. Side. To?

Left sided pain: You may have wry neck or torticollis which is responsible for your left sided pain. See you doctor for help and while you are waiting to be seen you can apply warm compresses to the left side of your nevk ...Read more

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Dr. Gutti Rao
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Chest Pain (Definition)

The chest resides between the neck & abdomen. Chest pain refers to ...Read more


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Left side of face numb and chest hurts on the left side of my heart?

Left side of face numb and chest hurts on the left side of my heart?

Go to ER NOW: You might be having a stroke or a heart attack. This may turn out to be nothing serious but it could be life-threatening. We can't diagnose you further here. Please go to the er or call 911 now! ...Read more

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Feels bruised on the bottom side of my left ribs?

Feels bruised on the bottom side of my left ribs?

Pulled muscle or ?: since the diaphragm attaches there, and that and the ribs are involved in coughing, muscle and connective tissue pain is a common cause. But if it persists, or you were struck or injured in that area, or you are feeling short of breath, consult a practitioner. ...Read more

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I have massive throbbing pain on my left side on the back side and under my ribs?

I have massive throbbing pain on my left side on the back side and under my ribs?

Pains: Back pain can be annoying as you are finding out. Massive pain should be evaluated to help diagnose and then treat your issues, best wishes. ...Read more

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I have chest pain on my left side near the right side of my breast at the top its really painful?

I have chest pain on my left side near the right side of my breast at the top its really painful?

Have it evaluated: A person with chest pain needs to be evaluated and treated appropriately. Multiple possible causes may be: heart attack, esophageal reflux, anxiety, musculoskeletal, pneumonia, pulmonary embolus, and aortic dissection. Have it evaluated right away to prevent potential serious complications. ...Read more

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Pain on my left side from side of my rib cage upper also my lower left side?

Pain on my left side from side of my rib cage upper also my lower left side?

Get a physical!: New onset sharp left sided abdominal pain can have many etiologies. Without a physician history and examination, it is hard to guess the cause. Musculoskeletal pains, constipation, kidney infection, enlarged spleen, diverticulitis among possibilities.... ...Read more

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My lower left side abdominal hurts and left side of my back?

My lower left side abdominal hurts and left side of my back?

Bladder or ovary: The possibilities for the origin of this pain are various. Amongst the most likely are urinary tract infection, an ovarian cyst or an ectopic pregnancy if sexually active without protection however a combination of the above is possible. ...Read more

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Its like a stabbing right side pain on my right side and below on my tummy ?

Its like a stabbing  right side pain on my right side and below on my tummy ?

Abdominal pain.: Pain like this is often related to gut activity and is not concerning although it could be early appendicitis, pancreatitis or gall bladder stone. Typically pain associated with those is not described as "stabbing." Pancreas, gall bladder and appendix problems usually get progressively worse. If you develop serious signs or symptoms (fever, chills,persistent and worsening pain) see someone. ...Read more

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Is sharp chest pains on the right side bad?

Is sharp chest pains on the right side bad?

Yes: I just don't know how sharp chest pains could ever be considered "good" (!), but it's unlikely to be your heart. Other considerations include pleurisy, pneumonia, gall bladder disease, costochondritis, myofascial syndrome, gastroesophageal reflux disease, peptic ulcer disease, shingles, and others. ...Read more

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The right side of my chest hurts when I breath?

The right side of my chest hurts when I breath?

Can be a pleurisy; s: Chest pains agravated by breathing, coughing or laufing is usually due to the pleurisy. It is an inflammation in the chest. The lining of the lung has the pain sensation but the lung itself does not have pain nerve. Of course broken ribs can cause more sever pains if the symptoms persistent, go to see your doctor. ...Read more

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I have pain on my left side above my breast and little bit on my left side in the back?

I have pain on my left side above my breast and little bit on my left side in the back?

More info needed: This symptom is nondiagnostic as more information about it is needed. Causes include muscular strain or inflammation, pinched nerve, or lung disease. If your rib cage is tender a rib inflammation or injury is possible. Your physician can take a thorough history and perform a physical examination which may lead to xrays if needed for diagnosis. If you can take them,NSAIDS like ibuprofen may help. ...Read more

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My tooth hurts on the left side now my ear and head on the left side is bothering me why?

My tooth hurts on the left side now my ear and head on the left side is bothering me why?

Radiating jaw pain: Often a toothache can cause radiating pain that travels up your jaw, ear, and even the temple area of the skull. It can cause headaches as well. Pain medication (such as ibuprofen) will help but the radiating pain may be a sign that your dental infection is getting worse. You should not hesitate to see a dentist, especially if you develop swelling of any kind. Best of luck to you! ...Read more

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My lower back under my ribs on my left side hurts?

My lower back under my ribs on my left side hurts?

Many possibilities: This could be due to a pulled muscle, which needs time to heal and may benefit from anti-inflammatory medications (motrin). It may also be a kidney infection which is commonly accompanied by burning on urination and frequent urination. A doctor can look for other causes such as rib injuries, lung infections, tumors or cancers in the area, problems from the aorta or pancreas in the abdomen, etc... ...Read more

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What could pain on the left side of my neck below the ear and radiating down my left arm be?

What could pain on the left side of my neck below the ear and radiating down my left arm be?

Cervical problem: These are problems that may be related to an impingement of a cervical nerve. You should see your physician. ...Read more

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Sharp stabbing pain on the top left side of my head, numbness in left side of my face, what can it be?

Sharp stabbing pain on the top left side of my head, numbness in left side of my face, what can it be?

Emergency! Go to ER : Please all 911. Sudden facial numbness might be an evolving stroke. Immediately call 911. Do you have other risk factors besides diabetes for stroke such as elevated bold pressure? This could be an emergency.seek urgent medical attention. Call family/friends to seek help as well. ...Read more

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What would cause sharp pains on my left side right near the bottom of the rib cage when i walk?

What would cause sharp pains on my left side right near the bottom of the rib cage when i walk?

LUQ anatomy: Anatomically, the left upper quadrant (luq) of abdomen includes: spleen, pancreatic tail, stomach, descending duodenum, splenic flexure of the colon, associated vessels. Don't forget the diaphragm, heart, and lower chest are pretty close by. The abdominal musculature, ribs, and skin can all contribute as well to localizing luq pain. An exam is appropriate for clarity of diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

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Why does my right side of my chest and right back shoulder hurts?

Why does my right side of my chest and right back shoulder hurts?

Many causes: Its important to establish a diagnosis. Your pain could be from the shoulder or referred. Common referred sources include: abdomen, heart and neck. Shoulder sources include: arthritis, labral tears, instability, tendinitis, rotator cuff tears, bursitis, painful bony spurs etc. Therefore proper diagnosis is essential to stopping the pain. See an orthopedic surgeon. Good luck! ...Read more

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Ihave pain under my right breast and radiates down my right arm and on the right side if my neck?

   Ihave pain under my right breast and radiates down my right arm and on the right side if my neck?

Pain: Many possibilities but the common two include some type of muscle aggravation or a pinched nerve. Is there a rash? Can you make it better or worse with movement of your arm? Is your arm swollen? Ay shortness of breath? ...Read more