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Please help! pain in the rib cage left side?

Please help! pain in the rib cage left side?

See a doctor: And read this, it may help you understand of what i think the cause of your pain may be
http://www.Basicspine.Com/conditions-procedures/pain-management/slipped-rib-syndrome.Html. ...Read more

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I feel sharp, sudden pain under my lower rib cage left side; few times. What could cause this?

See a doctor: This could be many causes, such as heart, stomach problem or rib cage injury, etc. You better see a doctor to get a full exam. ...Read more

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I have a hard lump on my rib cage left side and sharp pains and i can move it what is it?

I have a hard lump on my rib cage left side and sharp pains and i can move it what is it?

Mgt: It is probably an enlarged lymph node, and an evaluation is advised.A complete blood count and ESR may be ordered as indicated. If there is an infection, antibiotics may be prescribed. ...Read more

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I have lower back just below rib cage left side pain. Is this related to my kidneys? Shouldi be scared?

I have lower back just below rib cage left side pain. Is this related to my kidneys? Shouldi be scared?

It could be: Pain from your kidney typically occurs in the flank region, which is located in your lower back just below the ribcage. You should see your doctor for further evaluation and management. ...Read more

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Stabbing pain under rib cage left side comes and goes which also catches my breath?

Rib pain: The possible causes include pleurisy, which irritation of the lining of the lungs. It usually resolves on its own with time. Another cause can be intercostal neuralgia, which is irritation of the nerve under the rib. Your pain specialist can help delineate between the possible causes and can help treat the condition. ...Read more

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46 yr old F. have pain under left rib cage& left side .Heavy feeling in lower stomach &pressure on rectum. Believe i have hernia. can be that or?? TY

46 yr old F. have pain under left rib cage& left side .Heavy feeling in lower stomach &pressure on rectum. Believe i have hernia. can be that or?? TY

LLQ pain: Many things can cause this, diverticulitis, polyps, constipation, rectal prolapse etc. Would see a colorectal surgeon or gastroenterologist, sounds like you need a CT and or colonoscopy. This would also rule out the difficult hernias as well as simple ones. ...Read more

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Pain left upper side next to rib cage?

Pain left upper side next to rib cage?

Several things: are possible including muscle/ligament strain, infection, inflammation of the lining of the lung. If lower down on the side, then could also be related to the digestive system or spleen. A physician can help after a more thorough discussion about timing, severity, exacerbating factors and about your medical history. ...Read more

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What can I do for pain in left side rib cage?

Get an Examination d: You should visit your doctor if your pain persists beyond 1-2 weeks. The causes of chest pain are quite varied depending on its location, relationship to breathing and any associated symptoms such as cough or breathing difficulty. You need a detailed examination and if needed your doctor can do x-rays of the chest or lungs to check for any internal lung or hreart conditions causing your pain. ...Read more

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I'm hurting in my left side right under my rib cage?

ABDOMINAL PAIN: Check any PUD if not eating properly or gerd. Upper gi, egd, ultrasound. Get checked pls ...Read more

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Pain at the left side under my rib cage what is this?

Could be many things: To many possibilities to list. A doctor would need to ask many questions, perform a physical exam and possibly do a few simple tests to narrow this down.

This type of symptom must have an actual exam ...Read more

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What organ is on the outer edge of left side of rib cage?

What organ is on the outer edge of left side of rib cage?

Spleen: The spleen is in left upper quadrant of the abdomen. Your kidney is also here but is further towards your back or flank area. ...Read more

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How to reduce pinching under the rib cage on my left side?

Rest/time: Can take several weeks. As soon as pain diminishes can start some pt. Stretching may be helpful. Sometimes takes many weeks or months to fully heal. ...Read more

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What does pain on the lower left side under the rib cage mean?

What does pain on the lower left side under the rib cage mean?

Consider being seen: There are a number of possibilities and if it does not improve, you should consider being seen. Among the structures on the left side in that area are the lung, ribs, stomach and pancreas, all of which could potentially cause pain. Costochondritis, which is an inflammation of the rib-cartilage junction is among the more common causes and is quite benign, but you could also have a pneumonia. ...Read more

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Have pain on left side below rib cage what could be the cause?

Multiple causes: abdominal pain, splenic flexure ( gas) syndrome, spleen enlargement,sub diaphragmatic hernia: requires exam and evaluation. ...Read more

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Why might someone have pain on the left side of their rib cage?

Why might someone have pain on the left side of their rib cage?

Multiple things: A portion of the lung, the pancreas, the small and large bowel are all located deep to the ribs on the left side. If you are having trouble, consider being seen. ...Read more

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I want help my left side my rib cage lower part hurts very bad!!?

I want help my left side my rib cage lower part hurts very bad!!?

Consider being seen: There are a number of possibilities and if it does not improve, you should consider being seen. Among the structures on the left side in that area are the lung, ribs, stomach and pancreas, all of which could potentially cause pain. Costochondritis, which is an inflammation of the rib-cartilage junction is among the more common causes and is quite benign, but you could also have a pneumonia. ...Read more

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Woke up this morning to sharp pains on my left side near my rib cage?

Woke up this morning to sharp pains on my left side near my rib cage?

Varies: There are multiple potential causes. Structures there include your left lung, your pancreas, stomach and duodenum; it can also be a thoracic radiculopathy which is basically a pinched nerve in the mid back. Don't hesitate to be seen for an accurate diagnosis. ...Read more

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What are the causes of my left side near my lower rib cage to tense up?

What are the causes of my left side near my lower rib cage to tense up?

Could be rib: Dysfunction. Read this.
http://www.basicspine.com/conditions-procedures/pain-management/slipped-rib-syndrome.html

could also be stomach, intestine or heart. See a doctor if it persists. ...Read more

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What causes pain just under left back and side of rib cage? Dull achy pain.

Let me explain: Two main reasons for pain in that area.
1-urinary tract system.
2- muscular-skeletal system.
There are many other reasons but those the most common ones. ...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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What could cause the left side of my rib cage (lower part) to hurt very badly?

What could cause the left side of my rib cage (lower part) to hurt very badly?

A number of causes:: 1: from your spine;
2: from the ribs, underlying lung or the heart;
3: underlying abdominal structures, like spleen, colon, pancreas, or left kidney.

See your PCP and have an examination and investigations to elucidate the cause of your problem.
Good Luck. ...Read more

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What organ is under your left lower rib cage on your left side close to your back?

Kidney?: The organ you describe is probably a kidney, but you can experience pain in that area coming from a number of different organs, including liver, stomach, muscles and even the heart. ...Read more

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I have pain on my left side under the rib cage that won't go away should I be worried?

Tell mom to call doc: Kayle: based on the info here, you are 13? Please ask mom or dad to call your doctor and have that pain checked out.
Good luck to you. ...Read more

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The left side of my rib cage sucks out noticeably more than the right. Is this worrying?

The left side of my rib cage sucks out noticeably more than the right. Is this worrying?

Rib cage: Many people have assymetry in their rib cage which is generally normal. However assymetry that is changing, increasing in size, or is associated with pain, redness, warmth, fevers should be checked. Another thing to check would be for scoliosis of the back which could cause the ribs to be displaced. ...Read more

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What makes my left side hurt under my rib cage it hurt off an on for 3 years it hurts?

Rib pain: Since it is chronic most are due to postural or structural issues. They could stem from scoliosis, posture, referred structural pain etc. ...Read more

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What would cause left side bottom part of rib cage push out about an inch alomg with pain?

Hmm???: Without knowing your history, nor examining you it is difficult to say. Visit your doctor to get a full examination and figure it out. ...Read more