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Rib Pain During Ovulation
When I had sex no semen come out my vagina this never happened before and I ovulate tomorrow and my ribs hurt and I feel sick to my stomach if I lay?
Right lower back pain (sometimes left), pelvic pain, sometimes rib pain. No pain during urinating. Sometimes urine dark than normal. Could this be uti?
Atypical for UTI: Your pain seems to localize every except for the bladder. For this reason, I am going to suppose that this is not related to a uti. It could be bowel related. Nonetheless, based on the discoloration of your urine and your abdominal pain, a urine test is indicated. Talk to your ob/gyn! ...Read more
Every month during ovulation I wake up w/ chest pains, vomiting and back pains. What causes this? Stress test came back normal.
Abnormal: What you describe here it s totally abnormal. You should get checked thoroughly by your pcp and ob/gyn. ...Read more
Have endo. Get chest pain, tachycardia, and dizziness every month during ovulation. Should I see hormone specialist, cardiologist or acupuncturist?
ER? 13f, don't smoke, healthy weight. Monthly stabbing pain in ribs under heart, left neck and ear. Hurts more during breath. 2h longer than usual now
Pelvic pain on right side, day after ovulation also sharp pains below left rib and in upper back. Excessive burping as well?
Ruptured cyst: May have bled a little into the cyst where you ovulated from, causing pains in the right pelvis. The pains in the upper abdomen and upper back may be from bloating, gastrointestinal issues (the burping). ...Read more
Having night sweats, chills, lowgrade fever started around ovulation (4-5 days ago) swollen hard area under left rib. Worried, should go to ER or not?
Ekg done 2 days ago ovulation about to begin having rib pain I guess from breast swelling how accurate is an ekg?
Not at all: In EKG should still be accurate. If there is a significant amount of tissue (for example if someone is obese or has very significant swelling), then the lead conduction will be reduced, but the overall picture should not change. Hope this helps. ...Read more
Earlier my back upper left ribs started hurting in the car. After the car jerked, my bak started hurtin n was stiff. Stopped. The rib pain isn't new. Y?
Sounds like a musculoskeletal issue.
Otc meds will help until you see your chiropractor ...Read more
Many things: This problem mandates a real-time (face-to-face) meeting with a doctor. A history has to be taken along with a examination as well as labs and other tests. Only after all this will your doctor be in a position to tell you what's wrong and what needs to be done to help you. ...Read more
Be examined: Given your sport (wrestling) and the potential for rib injuries including fractures, you should be examined by a sports medicine physician and x-rays may be considered. They can give medications / pain patches to manage the pain also. There are over the counter pain patches from your local pharmacy that can be used in the meantime. ...Read more
Good question: Fibromyalgia is a chronic pain syndrome. The exact cause of the pain is not always clear. People with fibromyalgia have pain at a lower threshold than people who don't have fibromyalgia. This means they feel pain at a much less intensified stimulus. The pain appears to be related to muscle tone and conditioning, pain perception less attenuatef because of lack of sleep and exercise increase brain activity. ...Read more
See below: This is a problem that requires a face-to-face meeting with his doctor. In that meeting, his doctor will listen to him, perform a throrough examination and possibly order labs or other tests. Based on this information, he/she will be able to tell him what's wrong and what to do about it. ...Read more
Symptoms include upper rib pain after cough. Should I do something about this or just let it pass?
25 yr old female. Is it possible to have chest and rib pain (front and back) two weeks after shoveling a lot of snow?
Yes: This may be an intercostal strain, which is a muscle between the ribs. These can take several weeks to heal. Of course, there are several other possible causes, both orthopedic and non-orthopedic. If persistent and worrisome, it would be worthwhile to consult with a physician. ...Read more
I am having horrible rib pain on my left side. It's sensitive to touch & move. It pops whenever I breathe out. Have any suggestions?
I have sharp rib pain on either side. It comes at random and it's now happening and I can't move my upper body. What's happening? What is it?
Rib pain: The symptom you describe does not sound related to a cardiac problem. The pain could be related to a musculoskeletal inflammation and may improve with rest and/or antiinflammatories (Tylenol (acetaminophen) etc.)If you have cardiac risk factors and the symptoms persist you may want a formal evaluation by your primary care doctor or cardiologist. ...Read more
I have had cronic rib pain for a couple years now. What is it. I also have troubl going to the bathroom every day but im not sure if that's related?
Unrelated: Chronic rib pain uncommon. Needs more work up to know. Could be damage to cartilage at end of rib, old boney injury, growth on rib or occasionally muscles between ribs. Very unlikely connected to constipation. Try increasing fiber in diet or supplement and taking stool softener such as colace (docusate sodium). ...Read more
Perhaps: Back pain, belly pain, and other pains have been reported. Blood clots can occur with hormonal contraceptives. If your rib/chest pain does not rapidly improve, is severe, or if you have trouble catching your breath, see your doctor right away. With breathlessness, consider going to an urgent care or er. ...Read more
Rib pain: There are several potential causes of pain in this location. The most common causes are probably strain of the muscles between the ribs or of the cartilage joints connecting the ribs to the sternum. This can be caused, typically, by heavy lifting or other vigorous physical activity. Most of the time, if this is all that is going on, it will respond to standard anti inflammatory medications within ...Read more
Several possibilitie: Trauma, bruise, exercise, coughing, stress fracture, costochondritis, can all cause pain that should get better over several weeks. Shingles, other infections, and rheumatic diseases can cause pain that may be more chronic. Ask your provider. Rib films are rarely helpful. Cancer and myeloma can cause pain of course, but you would probably already know. There are other benign bone tumors etc. ...Read more
Many things: Trauma and arthritis/rheumatism are the 2 most common. Costochondritis (in the front), referred pain from the spine (in the back) are common forms of musculoskeletal pain in the ribs. There are other more serious causes such as infection or neoplasm so a good medical evaluation is indicated if it is persistent. ...Read more
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