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Weight gain, shortness of breath even while sittng, bloating, pain between rib cage and belly button?

Weight gain, shortness of breath even while sittng, bloating, pain between rib cage and belly button?

Needs to be cheched: You are 47 year old with shortness of breath while sitting and pain in chest and belly you should be checked by your doctor asap to find the cause and treat appropritely.Do not waste time and seek medical help. ...Read more

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Saw a Dr about my right abdominal pain between rib cage n hip bone, Dr just said I'm constipated, been 2 mon still bothers me. What's wrong?!

Saw a Dr about my right abdominal pain between rib cage n hip bone, Dr just said I'm constipated, been 2 mon still bothers me. What's wrong?!

Could be you are --: still constipated. See him again and he might reinvestigate you or change the meds for you. If still concerned get a 2nd opinion. ...Read more

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I am having severe pain between the rib cage, right bellow the rib cage. Tender to touch and feels, "swollen." The pain radiates into my ULQ. ?

I am having severe pain between the rib cage, right bellow the rib cage.  Tender to touch and feels, "swollen."  The pain radiates into my ULQ.  ?

Orthopaedic care: These complaints are concerning for infection or neoplasia. I would recommend seeing your family doctor for imaging studies. ...Read more

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Sharp pain in between my rib cage where it v's at?

Chestpain: Chespain could be from several reasons. Considering your age it is probably nothing serious, but need to be examined. I assume probably have inflammation of the cartilage and bony junctions. ...Read more

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I have a weird dull pain between my left rib cage and skin, i feel it if I am leaning to the left..

I have a weird dull pain between my left rib cage and skin, i feel it if I am leaning to the left..

Nerve compression?: You may be compressing a thoracic nerve where it exits the spine. But if it's a progressive problem you may need some testing. ...Read more

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I'm on 15mg morphine er. I take with food but it gives me almost unbearable pain in between my rib cage. Why?

I'm on 15mg morphine er. I take with food but it gives me almost unbearable pain in between my rib cage.  Why?

See the doctor: You should report to the doctor who prescribed you the medication. Either you have other problem or you got side effect from the medication. ...Read more

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I am a 50 year old female and have a stabbing pain in between my rib cage it comes and goes and feel a bit nausea and don't feel like eating.

I am a 50 year old female and have a stabbing pain in between my rib cage it comes and goes and feel a bit nausea and don't feel like eating.

Ribcage pain: Pain the feels like stabbing is usually from the thoracic wall. Deeper structures feel like cramping, squeezing type of pain. Any severe pain can cause nausea. What causes this pain? Any pain with coughing, sneezing etc? Any relief with heat or ice? ...Read more

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Iv'e been having stomach pain for 3 days the pain is between my rib cage what could it be?

Iv'e been having stomach pain for 3 days the pain is between my rib cage what could it be?

Need more info.: A physician has to be like a detective when trying to determine the cause of abdominal pain. Where exactly is the pain? How long does it last? What brings on the pain and what relieves it? Any other symptoms like nausea, bloating.Are you on any meds? Have you had prior surgery? Beyond these questions, doing a physical exam can also help. I recommend you make an appt with your primary care doctor. ...Read more