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Pain Under Right Breast And Rib Cage
I have this gnawing pain under right breast by my rib cage to the center, and also in my mid right back?
Over the past few months I have a feeling of bubbles popping under my left breast and rib cage. It occurs at all times of the day at least once a week?
It seems like you are feeling palpitations. It could also be some gas in your intestines or lung problems. Without a past medical history and furhter details about your symptoms, it is difficult to make a diagnosis.
Consider a consult with a HealthTap doctor. ...Read more
I have a pain under left breast and rib cage. It seemed to have come on after eating but will not go away any suggestions?
Need to see Doc: We consider all the organs in that part of body, which is stomach, so you have to consider gastritis, peptic ulcer disease etc. Other organ is lung, so that pneumonia, pleurisy may be a problem if accompanied with fever, chills, sweats, cough and discolored sputum. It could be muscles, rib, cartilage. Hence, to find the proper cause, further work by doc is indicated. ...Read more
Hi im 28 years old and I've been having pain on my left side near my breast and rib cage. I also have a whole bunch of unexplained bruises around that?
Trauma: The combination of pain and bruises suggests some sort of trauma to the rib cage region. Could it be from an ill fitting or overly stiff bra? Are you leaning against anything at home or at work. If the area is also tender to touch, it would point to injury or trauma causing pain and bruising. ...Read more
I've been having pain on my left side near my breast and rib cage plus a whole of unexplained bruises and whole left side has been numb and chest pain?
Evaluation: You need evaluation by physician to determine the cause. ...Read more
Spill on my mountain bike. Upper right arm was next to my side rib cage. I have pain under right breast & shoulder blade. No bruising.?
Check gallbladder: Right upper quadrant pain may be due to gallstones or dysfunctional gallbladder. Labwork and ultrasound may assist in the diagnosis. Sharp, stabbing pain under the breast that radiates from front to back may indicate intercostal neuralgia. Check with your family physician. ...Read more
Have it checked:
I do not know exactly what you mean by bony lump between the breast a cyst could be tense and feel like a hard lump
between the breast there is the sternum the end of it sometime could be outward and feel like a bony lump
either way do not take any chances and have it checked by your physician. ...Read more
Bony lump between breast could be related to the breast bone in the middle of the chest could be a tense cyst that feel hard
most likely nothing to worry about but no reason to take any chances have it checked by your physician. ...Read more
Spleen & stomach: Lower edge of spleen and upper edge of stomach are in this area. ...Read more
2 things: Either the tip of your heart or your spleen. ...Read more
What could cause pain on the left side of my rib cage (below my breast and to the right a little)?
What is the cause and how can I fix it when I have pain in the left side of the rib cage under the breast?
Dietary, gas, spleen: Kimberly, there are air pockets that can move if you touch your toes and move about, then lie on the side of the pain on the ground. Repeat this process if it helps a little... If you are constipated eat metamucil and yoghurt (organic fat free, plain). Drink a glass of water afterwards, wait and repeat the above. If you have family with sickle cell blood get yourself checked. ...Read more
I've been thinking that the lumps I've been feeling were just my rib cage or natural lumpiness of my small breasts, what could it be?
Can't tell online:
Without knowing more about where these lumps are, what they feel like, if they have changed or grown, if they're tender, what they look like, the shape, AND without examining you, it is impossible to say what these might be.
There are lots of things that cause lumps, and almost all of them are NOT breast cancer. Please see a doctor for an exam! Good luck! ...Read more
I have few small lumps on my rib cage a couple inches below my breasts. They're soft and easily move around when I push them. Could this be cancer?
Rib pain in female under the breast are common it could be what we called costochondritis which mean inflammation in the cartilage of the lower end of the ribs could be caused by an old trauma or bruises and sometime by the metal or hard wire of a bra heat and Ibuprofen usually help
if keep persisting see your phisician. ...Read more
Rib cage: Rib cage pain is usually produced by some. Blunt trauma producing rib fracture or tearing of the intercostal muscles between the ribs. Or can be secondary to a temporary inflammatory process involving the cartilaginous tissue which connects our ribs to the sternum. Because there are other causes one would be wise to be evaluated if the pain is increasing, occurs at night or lasts for more than a ...Read more