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Doctor insights on: Pain In The Solar Plexus

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What do I do if I have pain in my solar plexus?

Solar plexus: This can't be diagnosed with the information that is available. A history, physical examination & other studies may be needed to determine cause/causes. Once accurately assessed a treatment plan can be developed. ...Read more

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I am having extreme pain in my solar plexus area that radiates to my back and it only seems to go away when laying on my back when with knees up. ?

I am having extreme pain in my solar plexus area that radiates to my back and it only seems to go away when laying on my back when with knees up.    ?

The celiac or solar: plexus is a complex network of nerves located in the abdomen near where the celiac trunk, superior mesenteric artery and renal arteries branch from the abdominal aorta. Pain from that area radiating to the back is a classic symptom of pancreatitis, but could also be pain from stomach or duodenal ulcer, gastritis. You need to see your Doctor or go to Urgent Care. Good wishes:) ...Read more

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I started vomiting acid and have pain in my solar plexus, feels like a rock. Could that be because of the vomiting episode? Also, it just happened, I have never had these problems before , then these wet burps and acid just started trickling upward. Also,

I started vomiting acid and have pain in my solar plexus, feels like a rock. Could that be because of the vomiting episode? Also, it just happened, I have never had these problems before , then these wet burps and acid just started trickling upward. Also,

Abdominal pain: If your are having a vomiting with rigid abdomen that could be an emergency situation, Solar plexes is complex of nerve ganglions, I don't know how one can say what part of the nerve complex is irritated at that time, if you have rock like stomach, seek attention immediately. ...Read more

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I need some help please! why have i got pain in my solar plexus pain and a tight jaw?

I need some help please! why have i got pain in my solar plexus pain and a tight jaw?

Don't know: Any other symptoms? This can't be diagnosed with the information that is available. A history, physical examination & other studies may be needed to determine cause/causes. ...Read more

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I have a pain in my solar plexus and between my shoulder blades that radiates out to my neck, shoulders and arms. Right now about a 4 on pain scale.

Nerve Impingement: You may have a nerve impingement of your long thoracic nerve or even impingement of a nerve root or another nerve near your spinal column. This can happen from malalignment of the spine with impingement of a nerve, or even swelling of a muscle or other structure near a nerve. The 'referred pain' you are experiencing is likely related to a nerve condition. ...Read more

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Why is gas pain around your solar plexus heart?

Why is gas pain around your solar plexus heart?

Gas pain: Gas pain is from gas. Sometimes cardiac pain can be interpreted as similar to intestinal gas because the two symptoms are not specific to one etiology. Heartburn is not usually from the heart by the way. ...Read more

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I am feeling indigestion type pain in the solar plexus area of my stomach as well as a nagging pain in my jaw muscles. Any ideas what this could be?

I am feeling indigestion type pain in the solar plexus area of my stomach as well as a nagging pain in my jaw muscles. Any ideas what this could be?

Are you grinding: Your teeth? This could be a very simple reason for why your jaw muscles are sore or you could also be clenching a lot. Often associated with stressful life episodes. Don't know about the indigestion, though. ...Read more

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Bf told he has a pain near solar plexus. Why? What is that?

Network of nerves: A plexus is a complex network of nerves. The solar plexus is the common name for the celiac plexus which is located in the abdomen behind the stomach. Pain in that area can be caused by various things including a blow to the abdomen or any conditions that irritate surrounding structures such as the pancreas. ...Read more

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Over did it when excersising on Thursday and still have considerable pain in solar plexus area is this normal and what can I do to help?

Over did it when excersising on Thursday and still have considerable pain in solar plexus area is this normal and what can I do to help?

Push fluids/rest: Yes it is fairly normal to have continued pain for up to a week if you overdid the exercise in the abdominal area. Just drink lots of water and back off on the exercise. It may take a week or two but you should be back to normal soon. Always increase exercise regimens slowly to avoid muscle strain and this type of pain. ...Read more

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What is early symptom of gallbladder cancer? Am a man, pain in solar plexus when i eat any kind of spice food.

What is early symptom of gallbladder cancer? Am a man, pain in solar plexus when i eat any kind of spice food.

Gallbladder disease: Gall stones are very common. Symptoms include ab pain after meals, especially fatty, spicy meals. Nausea and vomiting are also commonly present. Gall bladder cancer is much less common. Symptoms may mimic gall stone symptoms. The work up for both includes an ultrasound and blood work. Find a doctor near you for further care. ...Read more

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Male, 42, pain in solar plexus area for 3 days. He says it's worse when walking. Some belching/wind. He's asthmatic & coughs a lot. What could it be?

Male, 42, pain in solar plexus area for 3 days. He says it's worse when walking. Some belching/wind. He's asthmatic & coughs a lot. What could it be?

? GERD: or Gastro-Esophageal Reflux Disease can cause the constellation of symptoms you mentioned and definitely can worsen asthma symptoms.You want to see your doctor, meanwhile, take your asthma medicines, controller and rescue medicines, as prescribed, try OTC antacids/PPI as omeprazole, unless contraindicated, read the labels carefully, best wishes ...Read more

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I experienced a sudden ripping pain from solar plexus to sternum after coughing. It only lasted 20 seconds ans hasn't come back. Is this likely a symptom of an aortic dissection?

I experienced a sudden ripping pain from solar plexus to sternum after coughing. It only lasted 20 seconds ans hasn't come back. Is this likely a symptom of an aortic dissection?

Less likely: If caused by coughing much more likely to be muscle related. An aortic dissection would more likely have searing pain through to the back and you'd feel unwell. There is also the possibility of referred pain from lung or other structure so best to have an examination by a doctor of your chest and upper abdomen and if doubt remains tests can be ordered. Check urgently if breathing troubles ...Read more

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Pain in solar plexus, following severe bout GI distress (mainly gas), lead to e/r visit and passing of gallstone while under observation...Now what!?!

Pain in solar plexus, following severe bout GI distress (mainly gas), lead to e/r visit and passing of gallstone while under observation...Now what!?!

Surgery: Hi. It sounds like you had a bad gallbladder attack. I am uncertain what you mean by "passing a gallstone" but i assume that you were seen by a gallbladder surgeon & gallbladder surgery was recommended. I advise you to follow-up with that surgeon for definitive treatment. Good luck! ...Read more

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Pain/discomfort when pressing on solar plexus with four fingers (index and middle, two hands) 1,5 inches inwards press. Only when standing.

Pain solar plexus: hello ~ STOP doing that. Everybody would have pain if you pushed a HAND into solar plexus 1 and 1/2 " down. Theres no described reason for doing that. It sounds like Kung Foo! Dont do it !! thanks ...Read more