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I have been experiencing pain on my left side under rib cage area. What could it possibly be linked to?

I have been experiencing pain on my left side under rib cage area. What could it possibly be linked to?

Multiple things: Many things can cause discomfort under your rib cage. Questions such as what is the characteristic of the pain and what makes it better may help your physician arrive at a diagnosis. See a doctor if you are concerned about this discomfort. ...Read more

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I have pain on my left side under the rib cage that won't go away should I be worried?

Tell mom to call doc: Kayle: based on the info here, you are 13? Please ask mom or dad to call your doctor and have that pain checked out. Good luck to you. ...Read more

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I have pain on my left side under the rib cage that is stabbing at times and is achy. I've had it for about 2 days now should I be worried?

I have pain on my left side under the rib cage that is stabbing at times and is achy. I've had it for about 2 days now should I be worried?

Need more info: How bad is it? Is the pain on the surface at the rib or deep in the abdomen? Does it come and go or change with coughing? Does it move? Does it radiate anywhere else? What makes it worse? Activity? Eating? Did you injure yourself? Is it improving or worsening or the same.Other symptoms? Fevers? Chills? Change in bowel movements? Nause? If so, see a surgeon. Need a bit more info. ...Read more

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Pain on my left side under my rib cage, getting full quick, losing a lot of weight, aching joints and I just got a rash, what could it be?

Pain on my left side under my rib cage, getting full quick, losing a lot of weight, aching joints and I just got a rash, what could it be?

See your doctor: The symptoms you describe could be from a whole host of issues. Your side pain and weight loss in particular are worrisome. I strongly suggest you see your doctor, and have the examination and tests necessary to help sort your pain out soon. Please make those arrangements soon. ...Read more

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I have thrown up twice this week (in the morning) and the second time I threw up, it was like yellow mucus and afterwards I was having some pain on my left side under my rib cage. Was is bile that I threw up and should I go see a doctor? And also I'm just

I have thrown up twice this week (in the morning) and the second time I threw up, it was like yellow mucus and afterwards I was having some pain on my left side under my rib cage. Was is bile that I threw up and should I go see a doctor? And also I'm just

Throw up: I strongly recommend that you go to the nearest Emergency Facility. It is likely a minor thing and they will help you there. Much less likely is that they would send you to the hospital. Good luck! Please let me know how things go. ...Read more

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I have had stomach upset for 4 days and it's getting worse. I have a bad pain on my left side under my rib cage. Have a bad taste in my mouth to.

I have had stomach upset for 4 days and it's getting worse. I have a bad pain on my left side under my rib cage. Have a bad taste in my mouth to.

See your PCPC: The stomach flu is caused by a virus that attacks your gastrointestinal system. There is no cure for the stomach flu. The remedies are: good rest, plenty of fluids intake, plain food like crackers, cereal, toast and rice. Take NSAID over the counter and tincture of time. However, in your case it is prudent to see a doctor. Good luck. ...Read more

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I sometimes get aching pain on my left side under my left rib cage.What could this be?

Many things...: Pain above the waist can be your heart (i.e. Angina), chest wall or musculoskeletal pain, your lungs, or even your GI tract such as reflux. Speak with your physician and get some additional testing to be certain it's not serious. ...Read more