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Pain on right side of stomach under right breast?

Pain on right side of stomach under right breast?

Could be gallbladder: While there are many things, including muscle spasm or inflammation if the cartilage of the rib cage, gallbladder pain is typically in this location, and classically is worse 39-45' after meals, particularly with fatty foods. May be associated with nausea. See your doctor to check it out. ...Read more

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Pain on my right side under my breast in ribs?

More info: The first thing one thinks of is gallbladder but more info is needed. When do you get pain? What type? How long does it last? Anything make it better? Anything make it worse? Does food affect the pain? Have you had any surgery ? How long has it been there? Have you tried any medications? Did they work? Did you injure yourself? Pulled muscle etc? Has anyone done any studies? Need a bit more. ...Read more

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Pain on left side under breast when breathing in.

Pain on left side under breast when breathing in.

Pleurisy v costochon: You may be describing pleurisy which is due to inflammation of pleural membrane surrounding lungs. Check out http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/pleurisy/basics/definition/con-20022338 & http://www.webmd.com/lung/understanding-pleurisy-basics. If pain is more centered towards sternum or breastbone, then possibly costochondritis http://goo.gl/rrSo1n (Mayo Clinic). If persists, c FamilyDoc ...Read more

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Pain under right breast? Down right side.

Pain under right breast? Down right side.

Get checked: More than likely it is heart burn or gastric related pain but at age 60 it is better to get checked especially if persists after few days . Please make it a habit to do self breast exams too. ...Read more

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Rib pain on right side under arm pit?

Muscular: First thought muscle strin but confirmation required dierected histoey and examination. ...Read more

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Pain in upper left side under the breast?

Pain in upper left side under the breast?

Many Things: Pain under your Left breast can signify several issues. If you are premenstrual, this is normal as long as it resolves after menses. It can also point to heart problems. Sometimes, it may be a starting symptom of Shingles. It can also be sore muscles if you have done some heavy lifting or unusual exercise. See a doctor ...Read more

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Sharp Stabbing pain on left side of chest a little under the breast?

Sharp Stabbing pain on left side of chest a little under the breast?

SeekMedical help NOW: Any Chest pain, especially with a description over the computer of "Sharp and stabbing Left sided" needs to be evaluated ASAP to assure it is not cardiac in nature, etc. Seek medical attention NOW. Good luck. ...Read more

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Have sharp pain under my ribs on the left side. Nausea.

Left abdominal: Sharp pain just below the left rib cage is often due to gas entrapment which may be in the left colon or in the actual stomach. If you feel bloated it could be gas. Drinking hot(not boiling) water helps break down the gas and enables it to be passed rectally. Forcing your self to belch only causes more gas buildup. Taking simethicone after meals prevents gas buildup. If symptoms persist see MD ...Read more

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Pain on right side below breast above hip?

Pain on right side below breast above hip?

Pain.: 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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Pain underarm near breast on the right side ( burning pain)?

It could be a nerve: A burning type of pain suggest nerve irritation. There are nerves that run underneath our ribs, and can cause intercostal neuralgia. Usually this type of pain radiates. There are also localized causes. ...Read more

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Slight pain on left side under rip cage?

Could be a number: Of things. I would suggest seeing a doctor as this could be anything from indigestion to an ulcer to a splenic issue. There are too many variables in that area to suggest one over another with a limited history. I hope its nothing but would suggest seeing a physician for a physical exam and necessary work up. ...Read more

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Modorate pain on right side under rib?

Gall bladder: Right sided pain under rib is usually gall bladder pain, if you feel its getting worse . If you get nausea/vomiting or fevers. You might need to get an us abdomen. ...Read more

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Pain in left side under ribs?

Pain in left side under ribs?

?abdominal: Gas entrapment may occur in the colon as it turns in the left upper abdomen. Also there could be inflammation in this part of the colon. If this discomfort persists or is recurrent, you should be examined by your physician who will order the appropriate tests. ...Read more

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Pain at the rib under my left breast?

Ibuprofen: Muscle and skeletal pain can be helped significantly with over the counter medication. If not resolved or gets worse see your clinician. ...Read more

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Left breast appears bigger than right side. Pinching pain on left side with no lumps.

Anatomically normal: Breast size is always different from right to left normally unless infected. The pinching pain could be a ill fitting bra if the two cups are fitted for the smaller breast and the larger one is getting 'pinched". If that is not a concern, then have a MD examine them to confirm that there is or is not a problem. ...Read more

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Pain under my left breast and top of rib cage?

Pain under my left breast and top of rib cage?

Best advice anyone -: Can give you would be to get seen ; evaluated by your pcp. Getting anxious about it will not help, but make you more anxious. Pain there could be from a number of reasons. Take some nsaids and see the response. But you must see your pcp urgently. Good luck. ...Read more

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Pain in right side above breast?

Pain in right side above breast?

Normal: It is normal. In most people both breasts are not the same. Most people do not notice the difference. In your case it appears to be more of a problem|. ...Read more

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Bad back pain on left side that goes around to my front side under breast. Feels like it's under rib cage. severe pain?

Bad back pain on left side that goes around to my front side under breast. Feels like it's under rib cage. severe pain?

Intercostal: Pain that radiates from back to front , usually sharp and stabbing in character, may be related to intercostal neuralgia. This irritation of the nerve supplying each rib can be treated by rib mobilization techniques or by intercostal nerve block, which is diagnostic as well as therapeutic. In either case it is crucial to assure proper rib motion is re-established , or pain will return ...Read more

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I feel bloated and a "numb" pain on the left abd. Side right under the rib cage. The pain irradiates in the left testicle, left thy and left arm pit.

I feel bloated and a "numb" pain on the left abd. Side right under the rib cage. The pain irradiates in the left testicle, left thy and left arm pit.

Need diagnosis: There are several proposed mechanisms for referred pain. Currently there is no definitive consensus regarding which theory may be correct. The cardiac general visceral sensory pain fibers follow the sympathetics back to the spinal cord and have their cell bodies located in thoracic dorsal root ganglia 1-4(5). As a general rule, in the thorax and abdomen, general visceral afferent (gva) pain fibers. ...Read more