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Severe Abdominal Pain On Left Side Under Rib Cage
Possibilities: Ruq abdomen is home to the liver, gall bladder, small intestines, diaphragm. Gall bladder stones, duodenal ulcer, pneumonia, hepatitis, and sometimes atypical appendicitis can cause RUQ pain. Persistent pain warrants immediate evaluation by doctor. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Severe abdominal pain is extreme pain felt in the region of the belly (abdomen). It is usually an emergency, and may be caused by a loss of blood supply to an organ, stretching or blockage of an organ in cases such as gallstones, or swelling and infection in ...Read more
Right upper abdominal pain, under rib cage when walking for the past 3 months. After recent flight feel pain also at night spreading to back. Concerns?
Biliary colic: You may have gall bladder disease, i.e. Stones. A frequent symptom is being awakened at night with RUQ pain and radiation around o the back, caused by a stone rolling into the neck of the gall bladder and obstructing the cystic duct. An ultrasound of the gall bladder should be done to diagnose this. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Intermittent ache under rib cage. Stomach ache after eating. For few weeks. What could be the cause? Scared of pancreatic cancer!!
Too young for cancer: You should consult your doctor if the pain does not go away in 2 weeks. Pancreatic Cancer is not the likely cause in your case as it is extremely rare under the age of 40 years. ...Read more
Constant pain/burn upper left abdomen under rib cage for at least 6 months now with back/side pain and I will have cold sensation through my abdomen?
See a physician: The area you are mentioning and some of the things you are mentioning could be caused but an ulcer, especially with listing Ibuprofen as a common medication you take, which could cause an ulcer with chronic use. I recommend you see a physician to rule out any cardiac issues first, then rule out a gastric ulcer. Hold off on the Ibuprofen until after you see a physician. ...Read more
Sharp pain felt in middle of chest (toward right) when cracking back & lower left abdominal pain/pressure under rib cage. Had since last night. Cause?
Chest/abd pain: Could be reflux, elevate head of bed, consider ranitidine one a day or previcid or both or may be gas or just nerve irritation. Or could you have herniated a disc when cracking back? . Do you have pain with deep breath? On BCP or smoke? Then may be clots and go to urgent care /ER check d-dimer. Due to concern of clot, herniation and limited info f/u with doc urgent care today. ...Read more
Reasons for abdominal pain that happens everywhere? Both sides of lower abdomen and under rib cage and center? Very scared got periods&neg urine tests
The described information is not sufficient to draw a conclusion. Now, watch and record the quality and quantity of all symptoms as well as the sequence of events, and watch what you eat. Then go to see, ask, talk and work with professionals timely. It's not good idea to guess online.
Meanwhile, healthy lifestyle with no overindulgence and obsession will benefit living a long happy life.
Best... ...Read more
Severe abdominal pain+low fever+weak. Pain LUQ under rib cage is constant & belly feels full. WBC#, LY#, GR# was high & MCHC low. Possible causes?
Can a lipoma in your back cause pain that also feels like a fullness in your abdomen on the left under rib cage
I have what feels like a fatty lump that moves easily under my skin on the right side of my abdomen (just under rib cage). Lipoma? Fat deposit?
I'm 30. No alcohol. Pain in middle right side of abdomen, tucked under rib cage. When I bend into that side it feels like rib pokes tender area. Cause?
Get checked out:
Right side of your abdomen under rib cage is where your liver and gall bladder live. A good doc can examine your liver to see if it's tender. A blood test can reveal irritation to the liver cells or gall bladder.
If organs are ok, Structurally, there can be dysfunction of the tissue/nerve/bone system in that area--an osteopath or PT or good yoga session might help. ...Read more
Why do I get pain on upper right side abdominal, right under rib cage when taking victoza (liraglutide)?
Persistent pain under rib cage, side, upper stomach. Had full abdominal ultra sound and blood tests results were all normal. Pain for around 6month.?
Abdominal pain: Might be time for a catscan.Get a more detailed answer ›
Almost daily right side mid abdomen pain like contractions. Ct scan blood work sonogram showed nothing. Pressure on back under rib cage eases pain.
What do I do when I have abdominal pain but all test I have done show nothing? It is upper right just under rib cage. Comes and goes suddenly
Having abdominal pain just under rib cage (straight across). Had triple bypass 2 yrs ago, diabetic, high cholesterol, 56 male?
Get evaluated ASAP: By your physician...Please.Get a more detailed answer ›
Abdominal pain gets very bad at night, causes pain come and go in chest. Throbbing back pain. Nauseating. And causes pain under rib cage. Not pregnant?
Emergency exam: You have to get to an emergency room or emergi center clinic immediately. You have signs and symptoms of potentially serious illnesses and you need an emergency examination and treatment. Some possibilities to consider are appendicitis, cholecystitis, acute pancreatitis, pelvic inflammatory disease, & dissecting aneurysm. The sooner you are properly examined the better your chances for recovery. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
11 months ago I had a baby and still feel my insides churning under rib cage; abdominal/ ovaries cramping, what could it be?
Unclear: It's unclear to me what could still be causing you this churning feeling. If you had a cesarean, it could be scar tissue that's causing this feeling. Abdominal cramping could possibly be due to endometriosis or inflammation in the pelvis. Consider seeing a gynecologist and having a pelvic exam so as to try to ascertain the origin of this pain. Good luck! ...Read more
For the last couple of weeks I have a discomfort/dull ache in my right abdomen - usually lower however can fell as if under rib cage. What could it be?
See doctor: Unfortunately there are several things that can cause this and so it is impossible to help with a question like this on these forums. See your doctor for further eval. ...Read more
Lump under rib cage, had ct of abdomen, not hernia. Hurts to bend, stretch, laugh, and eat big meals, please help!
Costochondritis?: You could have a problem with the joint between ribs and 'floating ribs'. Sometimes physical manipulation can help with this. Extra fat can worsen. ...Read more