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Rib Head Out
How old are you?: I know you are male. your age is important for my list of differential diagnosis. the only thing I can think about with the very little information I have, is stress ,. you think about it, no trauma, no incident, cold spot in the scalp, and tingling sensation on the side. the only thing in common is stress and anxiety. ...Read more
My left side under the ribs cage is in pain and so it upper left side chest . I also have the sharp pain i n my head. I don't know what is happening ?
See your doctor: This is a problem that necessitates a face-to-face meeting with your doctor. This will allow him/her to examine you, ask specific questions. And possibly order tests to find out what's wrong and what to do to help you. ...Read more
Not sure?: Not sure what you mean by head of clavicle. The clavicle and 1st rib are right on top of each other near the breast bone or sternum. The medial sterno-clavicular joint can become swollen from injury or inflammation. Some people have an extra cervical rib above the clavicle which if large can cause some pain. The other end of the clavicle by the shoulder hurt, but is not rib related. ...Read more
I sometimes get pains in my chest at the bottom of my rib cage, this sends pain through my back and to my head which turns into migraines.
Hello, a few days ago a pain in my back is causing troubles, when I put my head down I feel pain in the right side of my lower bac,k down of my ribs?
Left side large mass under rib cage area. When i lay on my right side i feel it. Almost like a babies head or butt! help!
When I stand up I feel light headed and have to lean on something. I have a sharp pain in the center of my chest. I have a sharp pain on my back on my lower ribs on the right and a sharp pain on my side just below my ribs on the right side?
You should be seen: at a clinic or an ED. Any pain that is sharp and causing lightheadedness could be serious. You are entitled to be evaluated at any emergency department without insurance in order to determine whether you might be having an emergency. If you are having your period this could be a collapsed lung. If you have been injured, this could be a broken rib. Please get help. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What should I do about my back? Earlier today i hit the top of my head pretty hard and it pushed down on my neck . Now j can barely move and there ispain shooting through my upper back and rib cage plus I have a headache. What does it mean?
I have a swollen place on top of my left rib that is very tender, i also have a small head cold. What could this be?
Rib pain: You should have your rib examined by your doctor. It could be broken or infected. Did you it get hurt? ...Read more
What kind of doctor should I visit to make sure everything is okay when...I physically got punch many time on the head as well as ribs?
PCP: You may want to start with your pcp (primary care physician) if you are not in any acute distress. If you are, then you need to go to er. ...Read more
I had a sudden sharp pain under my left lower rib cage & felt quite light headed with racing pulse. It passed after a couple of minutes.
Pain in my left side stomach down or inside my left rib and also my back same level of the rib. I alsi feel discomfort in my left neck goung to head?
See a doctor: You need to be checked up. Please see a doctor now, you might have a variety of conditions that need to be treated now, investing an ulcer that might our might not have burst. ...Read more
My friend has start feel very sick and have sore head ? In bweent her ribs are very sore and bottle of her belly going hard :/
My dad just coughed and is in agony with severe sharp pain in sternum Ribs and cant stop Coughing hes headed to the er.he seemed in serious trouble?
Severe cough: It sounds like the trip to the ER. Is the best choice at this time. I hope it is treatable and he is better soon. ...Read more
Pain in left shoulder especially when turning head to the right, how can I be sure this is a pulled muscle and not my spleen, pain under left rib too?
See a doc: It is unlikely that you have an abdominal problem unless you recall a history or injury etc. Its likely your neck or shoulder. Nevertheless if concerned about spleen seek care at an emergency room. ...Read more
Pst few months rt side head/neck/arm/ribs numb 4-5 times, few hours each time. Same area: pain, full, heavy, puffy, 2+years. Cld be something blocked?
Sever muscle knots and forward head posture are preventing my rib cage from relaxing and allowing me to breathe deeply. How do I open up the rib cage?
When I am sittig/lying with head forwardmuscle twitches in back above right kidney, like butterfly trapped in ribs. PCP gave methocarbimol, no help?
Twitchings: These should resolve with time. I doubt medication would help. If they don't resolve see a Neurologist ...Read more
I have a lump in my rib cage on the left side. It only shows when I lift my arms over my head. It's not painful. I do have a history of an enlarged sp?
Unlikely: An enlarged spleen is usually tucked up under the ribcage just below the diaphragm, at least early on. The lump or mass would be felt in the abdomen, if the spleen were large enough, not in the ribcage. Any doctor can check for an enlarged spleen just by feeling in the left upper abdomen. ...Read more