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Pain In Upper Right Side Of Rib Cage
Pain in upper right side of rib cage for two weeks. Not constant & Worsens with certain movements. Could this be my liver or costochondritis?
Could be other thing: It could be a lot of things. It could be gas or indigestion. It could be that the nerves, bones, muscles are affected in that area. Could be liver too. It would be good if you could get an examination by a medical professional with hands on to help with differentiating what is going on. ...Read more
More details needed: There could be man reasons for this - muscle spasms, pinched nerve, lung problems, joint issues, to name just a few. What makes the pain come and what helps it go away? Is it associated with position changes, or deep breathing? Describe the nature of the pain. Try to answer those questions and discuss your concerns with your doctor. ...Read more
I'm having pain upper right side under my rib cage. Sometimes it radiates to my back. I have no chance in color of eyes or urine.
Why do I get pain on upper right side abdominal, right under rib cage when taking victoza (liraglutide)?
Under the crease of my right breast, there is a burning pain on the upper right side under my rib cage. It comes and goes for about a month now?
Breast Pain: Time to get evaluated. Best not to ignore pains around your breasts. ...Read more
Under the crease of my right breast, there is a burning pain on the upper right side under my rib cage. It comes and goes for about a month now.?
I'm having severe severe pain on my right side upper back below the rib cage and wraps arnd to my stomach! What could be going on? It hurts to walk
I have pain in my upper left side (right where rib cage meets/and downwards), hurts to cough or touch. Seems like im peeing more no nausea or vomiting?
Location unclear: Unable to tell what location you are referring to when you say "right where rib cage meets"? Rephrase question ...Read more
I have abdominal pain in the upper right side--right below the rib cage. It hurts straight they to my back. I've little appetite. Causes? Thank you!
Follow-up needed: This could be your gallbladder. I recommend following up with your Physician. ...Read more
Gall Bladder: Liver, intestinal disease are among the more common causes of pain in that area. If you ask your doctor, they will ask more questions that help shed light to the likely cause. Good luck and have a wonderful new year. Please don't delay in finding the definitive cause. It is important that you do. ...Read more
I've been experiencing mental decline and digestive issues for about 10 weeks and have pain on right side of rib cage and excruciating pain after meal?
Gallstones?: You may have an infection caused by gallstones. This would contribute to your mental decline and worsening of pain after meals. I would get an ultrasound of your gallbladder. ...Read more
Pain on right side of rib cage and back pain, sometimes during cold weather. But the pain makes it hard to breathe and even stand up straight.
Rib pain: Sorry this little app won't help. Gotta go see a doc. ...Read more
Recently had my 3rd c-section and tubes tied and now have horrible stabbing pains under right side of rib cage and shoulder but no gall bladder? Gas?
Very well could: Be gas try gas x and see if it helps if you Re doing exercises could also be musculoskeletal even lifting baby could have strained the muscle. Be cAreful of how you are lifting, pulling bending and twisting too ...Read more
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
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
Lower back side of rib cage is painful when pressed and gives sagging sensation when lying down. It's been going on for a few weeks now. What could it be?
Lypoma: Lypoma.Get a more detailed answer ›
Suffering occasional grabbing pain under lower left side of rib cage, pain killers don't work but hot showers relieve it to a bearable range?
Get checked out: Since heat seems to improve your symptoms this may be a muscular issue. There are organs in this area that could also be a cause such as the spleen. I would discuss it with your pcp. ...Read more
Pain on left side of rib cage (no physical injury, but swelling), even on deep breathing. Localized on touching. Had a bike accident 2 days back.
Possible fracture.: It is possible to fracture a rib or just bruise it up pretty well. Sometimes the pain can be severe. As long as you are not having any shortness of breath (excluding that due to sharp pain with inspiration) you will heal. There is no real benefit to having rib xrays as the treatment will be the same -avoid injuring it while it heals. ...Read more
Can pain on the left side of rib cage be cause by a gas build up? I had pain for 3 days, after I burped it reduced drastically? Was that it?
Yes & it sounds like: U made the diagnosis Urself. There R OTC remedies 2 help with this. ...Read more
Painful left lump on left side of rib cage. It has grown in size. MRI was last test to show something but it was not defined. Been 3 yrs, what is it?
Need more info: If the lump is in the rib itself, did you have trauma in that area? Have you ever had a cancer, especially of a type that tends to spread to bone; and does the MRI suggest a cancer in the bone? That would be my concern, although your description makes me doubt cancer. Review the findings with your clinician. A biopsy, if needed, is one way to answer your question. Hope that helps. ...Read more
Small circular spot. Left side of rib cage. No muscle under skin, skin touches ribcage directly and very loose. Feels like 0% bodyfat there. What's it?
Not sure but best: If you get it x-rayed or CT'd if you are still concerned after a healthcare provider has examined it. Some nodules or lipomas can grow underneath the skin. ...Read more
What might be the cause of pain in upper right abdomen? I just started having some pain in my upper right abdomen yesterday. It's just below bottom of my rib cage, and halfway between my side and the center of my chest. It hurts as I move around, and is
At: At the time of cholecystectomy, some stones can pass in to the bile duct and stay there for a very long time, even years. Occasionally, years later these stones can manifest symptoms similar to a gallbladder attack. It may be worth investigating with simple lab tests including liver function tests. ...Read more