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Top of my head feels cold like a quarter size big and also tingling in my ribs. what can it be?

Top of my head feels cold like a quarter size big and also tingling in my ribs. what can it be?

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

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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 ?

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

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Would an elevated rib cause pain on the head of my clavicle?

Would an elevated rib cause pain on the head of my clavicle?

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

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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?

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?

Lumbar Strain: You may have pulled your Muscle with some unusual Activity like lifting heavy weight, Did you fall down and injured the Back? Your symptoms also suggest Sciatica. In either case you will benefit from Anti Inflammatory medicine like Ibuprofen or Naprosyn (naproxen). ...Read more

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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?

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 more

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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?

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?

You : You may have injured your head and neck when you hit the top of your head. Sometimes this can cause bleeding in the skull or broken vertebrae in the neck. I would recommend going to emergency room or urgent care to be checked out. Best of luck! ...Read more

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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?

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

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Fight today, got punched in the head, sensative as it is, puked up 3 times. Got kicked in the ribs after and it hurts to breathe advice please? Btw ko

Fight today, got punched in the head, sensative as it is, puked up 3 times. Got kicked in the ribs after and it hurts to breathe advice please? Btw ko

Get Checked out.: because of the vomiting and the pain you're having with breathing, you should be checked out. I would go to the emergency room, just to be sure you're okay. Good luck. ...Read more

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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

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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 friend has start feel very sick and have sore head ? In bweent her ribs are very sore and bottle of her belly going hard :/

Go to the Doctor: This friend of yours sounds like they need urgent medical care. A rigid or hard abdomen is often a very serious emergency. ...Read more

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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.

Sounds cardiac: These symptoms could indicate a cardiac cause such as an arrhythmia. Please see your primary care provider for an evaluation and further management. ...Read more

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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?

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?

Osteopathic doctor: Can provide manipulation & trigger point injections to relax knotted muscles as well as work on relaxing rib cage. Can recommend exercises & preventive measures for forward head posture. Seek out doc who does osteopathic therapy primarily. ...Read more

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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?

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