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Rib Hurts On Pressure
I am having pain on right side. Hurts to press on outside near rib cage. Hurts on the inside when breathing in.?
Pain on lowest left rib near sternum...Chest xray normal...Only hurts when pressed or lay on stomach... What is this?
Costochondritis: Musculoskeletal injury or inflammation involving rib or muscle can cause pain. Anterior rib inflammation or costochondritis is viral. Bruises from physical activity can cause pain. Chest radiographs are usually negative. Inflammation of lining of lungs pleuritis mimics rib pain. Costochondritis usually subsides on own. Dx of costochondritis is by physical examination. See physician, . ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Sharp chest pain on left side. Hurts more when I breath and move certain ways and put pressure on my chest. Pain shoots up my neck on left side?
Prob NT Coronary Dis: At 17 unlikely Cor Dis leading Hrt Atak. Could be Gas in splenic flexure, could be Pericarditis. In pericar U feel better sit up than lie down. Both cause pain w breathng. Gas Lft Upper quad Abd(splen flex) causes pain in Lft shoulder. Pain can also be a lft pleural catch: lung lining caught betw ribs. Pericard can come after viral illness +other poss. Start w prim MD Phys exam & ECG, U/S abd. ...Read more
Pain: Could be rib tip syndrome which is very treatable. Suggest you see one of the pm&r docs at beaumont hospital. ...Read more
Left shoulder hurts. Hurt from bench press but aggravated twice. Throbs occasionally when at rest. On side of shoulder/ arm- hurts when pressed on.
Possible: Your gallbladder and liver are just below the right ribs and can cause pain that radiates to the chest. This pain would typically occur after eating. ...Read more
Solar plexus pain/deep ache-reasons for? Also clicks when pressing on it. Pain radiates to rib just above.
Mild, intermittent pain on right side of waist. Feels like it's lower back pain, but when the area below the front rib cage was pressed, it feels tender
Tender on right side when dr presses down under rib cage, tender on left side when dr press down . What could this tenderness be?
Daughter feels tenderness left side under rib and radiates to back,says she feels pressure on left side of abdomen?
Keep bowel regular: the location of the pain indicate the pain is caused by gas trapped between hard stool make sure she drinks plenty of water and juices pop and sodas and caffeine are not a good source of hydration eat more fruit and eat mor fibers use heat pad and take a stool softener there is a possibility in spite of the pain being on the left and her young age that she might be having gallbladder attack ...Read more
Throbbing sharp pain on left side near hip bone and under rib cage. Feels tensed and hard. Chest hurts to breathe, UTI, nausea and vomiting. Help?
Lump under the skin, on top of inside left rib cage. Painful and swollen. Left rib cage protruding. Nausea, dizziness, headache, sore muscles. Help?
Multiple symptoms: We dont know anything about you including what was going on or what happened before these symptoms appeared but they are worrisome and I recommend you seek medical attention without further delay. ...Read more
When I breathe in deep, my chest starts to hurt in between my lower ribs (this hurts if pressure is applied to as well) and my throat gets sore. When I lie on my front, sometimes my lungs soubd like they're "bubbling". It gets worse after exercise. ?
? Reflux: and airways irritation, although your symptoms aren't typical and seem unrelated. You may try some OTC antacids regularly for a week, and have an appointment with your doctor, but if symptoms are bothersome or getting worse, see your doctor sooner, good luck ...Read more
Chest wall pain: Rib or thoracic pain is most likely posttraumatic in nature. Has there been an injury? Associated tingling in the chest would suggest neuritis of the intercostal nerves. This would be an inflammation of those nerves coursing along the ribs. Tingling can be a heralding precursor to more unusual conditions like shingles or transverse myelitis. A medical evaluation would be advise for persistent sxs. ...Read more
I have a pain In between my rib cages where it v's at the top. It feels like a knot and hurts when I apply pressure to it. I Am only 19. ?
Evaluation: See your doctor to be evaluated and have CXR to find the cause so be treated. ...Read more
My ribs hurt especially my right one but when i put pressure on it the pain goes away or if i eat too , why ?
My ribs are bugging me feels like a small pressure against them it won't stop. Sometimes the skin hurts. Could organs have been moved doubtful though?
Chest pain: Doubtful that your organs bulging has caused this issue. Probably a floating rib dislodged. Osteopathic physicians are trained to make this assessment and treat appropriately. ...Read more
Today i've been having off & on upper right side abd pain. Its on my side near my back. I can press on the rib right where it hurts. The pain comes in waves like a pressure I had my GB removed yrs ago?
Tricky: Maybe different aspects from constipation, to common bile ducts issues, to kidney stones or ureteral stones or even musculoskeletal in the lower chests wall area. I would start with an ultrasound of your abdomen after an appropriate physical exam. Sometimes back issues can be referred to that side area too ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Left back pain where the rib cage ends, also to the side of the body at the same level. What can it be? It hurts when I make pressure no other symptom
Back pain: This could be many things - more information would be needed. If there was a strain or lifting - it could be a muscle strain. If fever or cough - could be pneumonia. If fever or symptoms when you pee - could be kidney infection. If a rash around that side of back with blister like lesions it could be shingles. If the pain persists follow up your physician. Good Luck ...Read more
Hey, I have had a pain Under my left Rib. I can pinpoint the spot, it's a very small area. It is a dull pain but can sometimes be sharper. I feel pressure in the area where it hurts whenever it doesn't hurt?
Not serious: The symptom doesn't suggest a serious problem. Possibly a slight chest wall strain or minor irritation. If you have no other medical problems, an OTC analgesic like Tylenol (acetaminophen) or Aleve will help. As always, if the pain persists for a number of weeks you should follow up with your physician for a more specific diagnosis. ...Read more
Bottom left rib sticks out and pops near sternum when someone hugs me or theres pressure on them.Xrays show no broken rib.why does it do this & hurt?
Pain: Probably an anatomic aberrationGet a more detailed answer ›
Why am i extremely sore in the front part of my right ribs? It really hurts when you touch or put pressure in that area... For approximately 2 months.
Anterior rib pain: Pain or tenderness to palpation usually anteriorly, affect multiple ribs usually 5th to 7th, worsened with coughing, deep breathing, or physical activity .Costochondritis may be treated with physical therapy or with nonsteroidal medication .The symptoms are usually self limited. Severe form with pain and swelling named tietze syndrome. Many other causes of chest pain can occur. ...Read more
Intense stabbing and pressure pain top left just under rib cage especially while holding my baby. Have acid reflux. Hurts all the time?
I feel a lump on the left side of my body just under the rib cage, is it a tumor or could it be a knot of muscles? It kinda hurts to put pressure on i
Undefined: presence of a lump defined by a lesions size, pain, mobility. It could be a cartilaginous lesion growing off the lower edge of the rib, or a benign muscular process in the abdominal wall where the rectus abd. reaches the rib. A needle aspiration under local can resolve the issue in most instances ...Read more
Hello I have this pressure feeling on my right side under my right rib cage straight down from my right nipple it dosent hurt just annoying feeling ?
Abdominal pain : Please get a full exam. If the pain is in your right upper quadrant it may be due to cholecystitis in other terms gall bladder disease or stones. Abdominal pain in the right upper quadrant with pain that occurs with a deep breath is usually gall bladder disease get a full exam with full history medications and review of systems for best answer ...Read more
Right above the middle of my chest, when touched or applied pressure to hurts, other wise no pain. what could this be?
Inflammation: Some of where the ribs are attached to the breast bone can cause pain if they have been stretched or irritated in the last while. See how it goes with some anti-inflammatories if it bothers you- otherwise it should get better over the next month or two. ...Read more
What's your advice I have tons of pressure on the left side of my chest this has been going on for about two hours now it really hurts?
Need more info : The symptom you're describing can be due to many many different causes. Given your age it's less likely to be cardiac in origin, however there may be other causes that could be serious. It could be as benign as a musculoskeletal issue or as severe as a punctured lung also known as pneumothorax. If your symptoms persist to get worse or if you have any problems breathing please see if physician. ...Read more
I have center bottom chest pain, when i move it hurts. When i apply pressure it doesn't hurt. What should i do?
Multiple Causes: Chest pain can be a symptom of heart disease but may be may other things such as esophageal spasms, great vessel disease, respiratory (asthma, COPD, bronchitis, infections, lung collapse), and muscle problems to name a few. It really depends on the clinical situation and other symptoms you may be having. it is very unlikely that at 23 it is serious but should see a doctor to get more information ...Read more
Iv been coughing over a month and now for the past four days my right side of my chest hurts when i cough or have pressure on it?
When i sink my chest in my sternum hurts or bend forward putting pressure on it. With slight shortness ofbreath. All csrdiacthavr bee ruled out. Help?
Costocondritis.: Pain is probably from the joints between your sternum and the ribs. ...Read more