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Pain In Upper Abdomen Between Rib Cage
Pain in upper abdomen below the sternum and bad back pain. I could feel a mass under right rib cage that went away after the pain left. What is it?
Could be several....: Things, but gall bladder problems are the classic causes. If it continues, please see your doctor. ...Read more
Severe pain upper abdomen center just beneath rib cage and to the right.Pain starts mild and increases to sever then stops ?
Consider shingles: If you had chickenpox earlier in your life, you should think about shingles (Zoster infection). Check if a rash is starting and try to see if the painful/sensitive area of the skin is in a swath or rectangular area. If so, this is likely to be Zoster and you should consider visiting your doctor. If none of that applies, maybe provide more info like any lifting or recent injury... ...Read more
I recently started getting upper abdomen flutter right between my rib cage. It's painless but freaks me out. It feels like a baby kick lightly?
Not Serious: It doesn't sound like anything serious, but if you are concerned, you should see your doctor to discuss it; ...Read more
I'm having sharp pains in my upper abdomen through my rib cage and I mostly feel it at the region of my lungs and the middle section of my rib cage(i.
Need further eval:
I recommend that you seek further eval as soon as possible in person with a local physician if your symptoms are severe or book a quick inbox consult with a HealthTap physician. With the limited information we get on the public forum of HealthTap, it is hard for us to provide a proper solution to your problems. Hope you can get treated soon, best wishes ...Read more
I keep having pulsating feeling in my left upper abdomen area, right under my rib cage...can you help me?
?Heart: Well, I'm not positive, but you are describing the area where the heart overlies the left lobe of the liver . If you're thin, you may just be feeling your heart beat. If you continue to be concerned, get evaluated by your health care provider. good luck. ...Read more
Epigastric pain: This area can be the result of stomach issues like ulcer disease, possibly gallbladder issues or other upper abdomen diagnoses. See your primary doctor. He/she will want to know if the pain is related to eating (better or worse), if you significant amounts of alcohol or what the pain is.. Is it burning, sharp, does it migrate, how long has the discomfort been going on, etc. See your doctor! ...Read more
I have a nawing pain on my left upper abdomen just under the rib cage and pain goes to my back and sometimes up to my shoulders and arms. ?
Strong thumping sensation upper abdomen between parting in rib cage sometimes, really takes my breath away at times can this be caused by reflux?
Arrhythmia : Rob, it could be an irregular heart beat. A monitor that you could wear for a few days could give you the answer. ...Read more
No pain rock hard lump on my upper abdomen right at the center of rib cage. I usually feel bloated and want to puke. Can't sleep and can't burp.?
Stomach pain?: Recommend evaluation by a gastroenterologist.Get a more detailed answer ›
I am feeling pain in my upper abdomen, mid of rib cage. Last month I was diagnosed for endoscopy, they find nothing only mild dyspepsia.
Can there be a mass built up under your left rib cage/upper abdomen from poop? or lack of popping?
Yes!: Yes this is very possible . How constipated are you? Consider talking to your doctor about a laxative such as miralax (polyethylene glycol). You can take 17-34 g a day. Ask your doctor before using to take more than that for 2 weeks. Side effects are diarrhea and possible dehydration. ...Read more
I have a lump below my breast bone, between lower rib cage, and upper abdomen area. I've had weight lose over the past two months as well.
Suggest evaluation: This can be evaluated by physical exam, however, you may be describing the xiphoid process. It is a bony prominence below the sternum. ...Read more
A lump has formed under the skin, upper abdomen, below breast bone, between the lower rib cage. Slightly tender to the touch. Weight lose of 20lbs?
I have, it feels like my stomach wants to growl but it wont, pain in the middle of my abdomen right under the opening of the front of my rib cage.
Stomach pain: 19 F with aching stomach wants to growl but can't. .Suspect gas. Try drinking a coke and belching. It that does not work then try milk. If that does not help then try TUMS (calcium carbonate). If that does not help see your health care team. Review what you have eaten recently. Ask if anyone who ate with you has same problem. ...Read more
Having severe pain in my abdomen right below middle of rib cage! i don't have a gall bladder it was removed in 2005 what could it be!
What else is happeni: What did you just eat? Have you had anything like this before? What did you do before that time? Are your bowels or bladder having trouble? Any blood in urine? Do you feel nauseous? If you are having trouble, you cannot wait, go to the hospital. Rarely after gall bladder surgery, the pancreas can have problems. It does not sound like a kidney stone. ...Read more
My spleen is enlarged and i just started with a cont. Dull pain under left rib cage and abdomen seems bloated when does it become an emergency?
See below: You report having a cardiac catheterization but did not mention whether or not you have coronary disease. Since this is a new symptom, you may want to have checked out. You can also call/page your primary or whoevever is covering for him or her since they would have access to your entire medical history. ...Read more
What would explain pain in the upper right abdomen, right below the rib cage and above the stomach?
Pain in upper left abdomen near rib cage. Xray of ribs and blood work on spleen normal. What else could it be? Ulcer maybe?
Many things: Costochondritis of anterior rib not usually seen on xray. Pain in upper abdomen can because by different organs in region.Pancreatitis, gastritis or ulcer, duodenum with duodenitis or ulcer,colitis , and eophagitis and reflux can cause upper abdominal pain. Endoscopy of the esophagus, stomach, and duodenum often reveals the problem .Should be referred to gasroenterologist if symptoms continue. ...Read more
Hi for about a week now I have had distention in my upper right abdominal near rib cage.. Pain has been mild to moderate and stomach cramps? What ?
Call your doctor: With symptoms this complex, you owe it to yourself to call your doctor to help you make sense out of them. ...Read more
Persistent pain under rib cage, side, upper stomach. Had full abdominal ultra sound and blood tests results were all normal. Pain for around 6month.?
Abdominal pain: Might be time for a catscan.Get a more detailed answer ›
Hard to say...: Could be pleurisy. Could be your gallbladder. Depends on timing, duration of symptoms, and character of symptoms. ...Read more
Depends on which--: -side. There are many organs under each side.R=liver, duodenum, hepatic flexure of the colon: L=stomach, pancreas, spleen, splenic flexure of the colon. If it's a significant issue see Ur PCP 4 evaluation. ...Read more
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