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Pain in middle of stomach and under rib cage?

Pain in middle of stomach and under rib cage?

GERD, ULCer & more.: These r a few common causes, also gastritis, esophageal diverticulum. U need 2 b cn buy a gastroenterologist. 2 avoid serious complications. Get in 4 an evaluation ...Read more

Upper Abdomen (Definition)

Draw a transverse line through the umbilicus and the upper abdomen includes every part of the belly above this line and below the ...Read more


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I started my cycle the fourth and by midday on the fifth it was gone. I had some slight pain low left abdomen. Its now under my ribs and high right s?

I started my cycle the fourth and by midday on the fifth it was gone. I had some slight pain low left abdomen. Its now under my ribs and high right s?

Need doctor to check: Abdominal pain can be from many things. Stomach acid problems cause pain, as does pancreatitis or gallstones. Appendicitis is a concern (pain is usually right lower abdomen, worsens over time, with fever coming on). If constipated for a while, stool can back up and cause pain. Gastrointestinal infections can cause pain, nausea, vomiting and fever. Right upper abdomen has the gallbladder and liver. ...Read more

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When I stretch my ribs hurts and my stomach?

Likely from muscle: Strain. Sharp chest pain elicited with body movement or deep breathing suggests muscular or pleuritic cause/ (lining of lung is irritated or inflamed) u r still young for any serious heart condition unless there is a strong family history of it. Any symptoms that worsen or persist should be evaluated by your dr. Take care! ...Read more

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What can cause spasms in right side of stomach under ribs?

Spasm: Right upper quadrant pain can be from gallbladder, stomach (gastric outlet), kidney, right upper colon (hepatic flexure), small bowel, abdominal wall or kidney stone. ...Read more

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Please help! Pain on the right side of my stomach below rib cage?

Hard to say...: Could be pleurisy. Could be your gallbladder. Depends on timing, duration of symptoms, and character of symptoms. ...Read more

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Pains in both ribs half 6 in the morning and stomach wind how should I treat it?

Pains in both ribs half 6 in the morning and stomach wind how should I treat it?

Flatulence problem?: Flatulence neither localizes your problem to small or large bowel, nor indicates severity or cause. You have described a gut that may be dysfunctional due to infection, sibo, motility problems, inflammation, ibs, ischemic disease, maldigestion, sphincter problem, or food intolerance. If the latter check low fod-mapdiet restrictions: stanfordhospital. Org/.../nutrition/dh-low-fodmap-diet-handout. Pdf ...Read more

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Left side rib discomfort with occassional fullness in stomach, also anxiety?

Left side rib discomfort with occassional fullness in stomach, also anxiety?

Doubtful: I would encourage you to seek a full medical work up for those symptoms as they are generally not associated with anxiety. ...Read more

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Having really bad pains in the upper left side of my stomach under my ribs, help?

Having really bad pains in the upper left side of my stomach under my ribs, help?

Anything: Most people think their whole abdomen is their stomach, but the stomach is in the upper middle or upper left of the abdomen. If your lower abdomen hurts, that could be your skin, muscles, bladder, uterus, or intestines. If the upper part of your abdomen hurts, it could be acid reflux, pancreatitis, or other problems. See a doctor for an assessment. ...Read more

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What is causing my pain on my right side by rib cage with tightening in my stomach?

What is causing my pain on my right side by rib cage with tightening in my stomach?

Chest pain: It may be as simple as muskuloskeletal or some thing related to your stomach reflux. Gastritis or ulcer may also cause these symptoms. It may be related to your heart eg coronary artery disease. You may need a thourogh evaluation. ...Read more

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I have a very small lump on the left side of my abdomen area underneath the rib cage.?

I have a very small lump on the left side of my abdomen area underneath the rib cage.?

Tummy exercise lump: More history is required. Is it stable in size or does it change with bearing down/coughing. Is it fixed in location or relatively mobile?
Are there any overlying skin changes? Any alteration in bowel habits. Any relation to food intake? Etc.
Dicsuss this with you primary care physician and do not ignore it. ...Read more

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What causes the pain on the right upper abdomen just some centimeters below rib cage?

What causes the pain on the right upper abdomen just some centimeters below rib cage?

Could be several....: Things, but gall bladder problems are the classic causes. If it continues, please see your doctor. ...Read more

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Hello I've had weird upper abdominal movements Just underneath the rib? But without any pain?

Hello I've had weird upper abdominal movements Just underneath the rib? But without any pain?

Abdominal movement: Can be borborigmi, gas going through intestine.The intestine go as far up as lower ribs. May be from food intolerances, lactose intolerance (avoid dairy x 3-4 days and see if difference), bacterial overgrowth, early inflammatory bowel disease, IBS, foods like cabbage, try probioitics. Keep food diary. F/u /w/ doc.

http://www. Livestrong. Com/article/304741-diet-for-borborygmi/ ...Read more

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I have this pain in my upper right abdomen under my rib cage for a few weeks now. What could it be?

I have this pain in my upper right abdomen under my rib cage for a few weeks now. What could it be?

Abdominal Pain: In that area of the body is the liver and the gall bladder. You are very young for any disease that could be trouble in that area. If the pain persists, you have bruising or have a fever you should be seen urgently. ...Read more

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Feel like something holding me around my last left rib, and my left lower abdomen, what could it be?

Feel like something holding me around my last left rib, and my left lower abdomen, what could it be?

Several things: In this area, it could be related to an injury of the rib or intercostal muscles - the muscles in between the ribs - in that area. Also the diaphragm - the breathing muscle - if it's irritated on the left could cause those symptoms. Also your kidney and spleen and part of your intestinal tract are also in the area, and issues with any of those respective organs could cause your symptoms. ...Read more

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I randomly get this pocking feeling right under my ribs, on my upper stomach not severe. Why is that?

I randomly get this pocking feeling right under my ribs, on my upper stomach not severe. Why is that?

Gas: Sometimes indigestion, gas pains can cause rib pain. Otherwise your gall bladder, liver, pancrease, (pancrelipase) intestines, lungs and rib can be entertained. If more concerned please get checked out. ...Read more

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I am having pain in above abdomen towards right side below the ribs sgpt is 56 iam a male of 46 years?

I am having pain in above abdomen towards right side below the ribs sgpt is 56 iam a male of 46 years?

Well, I would start: With something more than an antacid, more like an acid reducer, like omeprazole, or ranitidine. That's likely it but could be gallbladder if on the right, get seen if more aggressive reflux therapy not helpful. Gd luck. ...Read more

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My left side in between my rib cage and my abdominal hurts and it feel like a bubble, what can this be?

My left side in between my rib cage and my abdominal hurts and it feel like a bubble, what can this be?

Constipation: Most likely backed up gas or stool. If constipation is a regular problem, try some daily psyllium in a glass of water. For transient constipation, you can try a dose of Milk of Magnesia (magnesium hydroxide). ...Read more

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Feeling sick in the pit of my stomach. Started as discomfort in pit along left rib. Came up 3 days ago.

Feeling sick in the pit of my stomach. Started as discomfort in pit along left rib. Came up 3 days ago.

Hard to say: Without a physical exam. Sounds like you need just that and ASAP.
Go to Walk In unit or if none available and you cannot reach your PCP (Primary Care Provider) go to ER

Good luck!
Dr Z ...Read more

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I have pain in my left upper stomach are at times it feels as if its pushing out my ribs what could this be?

I have pain in my left upper stomach are at times it feels as if its pushing out my ribs what could this be?

Lots possible...: 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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I am experiencing pain in left side of abdomen near rib cage is it costacondarites if yes can u suggest treatment?

I am experiencing pain in left side of abdomen near rib cage is it costacondarites if yes can u suggest treatment?

Costochondritis?: It's obviously difficult to ascertain if this is costochondritis or not based on that description, as this could theoretically be indicative of heart disease, reflux or even a problem with your stomach, spleen or large intestines. But if it were costochondritis, simple anti-inflammatory medications would help. But it would be more wise to have a local doctor evaluate you to be sure. ...Read more

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I have pain on the side of the stomach near the ribs on the left side. About a week. What could this be the symptoms?

I have pain on the side of the stomach near the ribs on the left side. About a week. What could this be the symptoms?

Many Things: Left side near ribs would think about issues with stomach, spleen, left upper colon, so many things. I am sorry but best to see your doctor for a through history and examination to try and help you with this. Dr R ...Read more

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Diffuse swelling upper left stomach over lower rib. Only noticeable when laying down. Swelling is squishy not hard. Could this be fat?

Diffuse swelling upper left stomach over lower rib. Only noticeable when laying down. Swelling is squishy not hard. Could this be fat?

It could be: It is also possible it could be a little benign fatty growth called a lipoma. Either way, it is likely not something you need to worry about. Keep an eye on it, though. If it continues to enlarge or becomes tender or discolored, it will then be something you want to bring to the attention of your doctor. Stay well:) ...Read more