Doctor insights on:
Rib Cage Cramps Symptoms
I get strange cramps or spasms under my right rib cage that last about 30 seconds. What could be causing this? I have experienced these for years.
UR gallbladder: A long history of right sided upper abdominal pain should make a search for stones in gb mandatory even it is just for such a short time. If the pain occurs during physical activity it is called "stitch" or exercise related transient abdominal pain (ertap). It can be on the right or left side and is a benign condition of unknown origin. ...Read more
Severe muscle cramps in side at bottom of rib cage for 3 months. Lasts 30seconds-10minutes. Family history of autoimmune worries me. No aggravating factor?
I have endometriosis and adenomyosis when I get these awful pelvic cramps they radiate to my right rib cage. Is that normal? Should I be worried?
Explainable: 33y w. flank pain during "endometriosis cramps". Endometriosis a theoretical disorder absent definitive etiologically proof. I studied about 100 cases; found joint hypermobility in most. IMO, pelvic girdle instability, enhanced by hormone Relaxin, arouses painful pelvic ligament stretch during menstrual cycle in these women. Comp response to ligament strain is painful soft tissue ...Read more
When i go to bed, i turn to sleep on my stomach i get horrible cramps in the rib cage area, i breathe through it and it goes away. What is this?
? intercostal nerve: It's possible that a pinching of the nerve running between the ribs occurs with position change. Typically it causes very sharp shooting pain in the rib cage and may worsen with a deep breath. Otherwise i would suspect some sort of muscle spasm that occurs with position change. Have your md check you if your symptoms persist or worsen. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have endo/adenomyosis I get painful cramps that always go from my pelvis up to my right rib cage and to my back what can it be. So scared ?
I have been having cramps on my left side when moving, near rib cage and stomach a few days before the cramp the area was twitching no injury to area?
Diaphragm: It sounds like a diaphrammatic spasm which is likely not serious. ...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
I been having this discomfort in my stomach, cramps, heartburn and I feel like a poking on both side of lower rib cage and on my upper abdomen or stom?
?gastritis: Inflammation of the stomach lining(gastritis) is likely. Follow a bland diet,avoid alcohol and caffeine,take an antacid like mylanta 1/2 hours after meals and at bedtime, and take prilosec daily. If symptoms persist see your physician or a gastroenterologist for diagnosis and treatment. Peptic ulcer,pancreatic inflammation are other possibilities. ...Read more
I have a pain below my rib cage that radietes to my lower stomach and some god awful cramps....Ad also pain after intercourse and when i pee?
All over the place!: Pain: after sex = infection or endometriosis; when you pee = UTI or herpes; below rib cage = muscle strain, gall bladder, or ulcer; cramping inplies a hollow organ. It is very difficult to put all of these symptoms together into one unifying diagnosis. See your doc and pee in a cup, have an abdominal/pelvic exam, and see where those initial investigations guide you! ...Read more
- Talk to a doctor live online for free
- Painless lump on rib cage symptoms
- Causes of rib cage cramps
- Soft lump on rib cage symptoms
- Ask a doctor a question free online
- Rib cage tumor symptoms
- Itchy rash on rib cage symptoms
- Red spots on rib cage symptoms
- Stomach cramps under rib cage
- Talk to a orthopedic surgeon online for free