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Sharp Pain Under Left Breast And Rib Cage
I have a sharp pain under left breast in rib cage. It also is sore when I press down about 2 inches to the right under my nipple. Could it be gas?
DDx: What is the differential diagnosis (DDx) of chest wall pain? First thing anyone in an ER would want to rule out is heart ischemia or pulmonary embolism (PE) or aortic dissection. I think those are highly unlikely. Most likely includes pleurisy (inflammation of the lung lining), costochondritis (connective tissue inflammation), fractured rib (from trauma including cough). Also breast cancer or cyst ...Read moreGet help from a doctor now ›
Sharp extreme pain under left breast/ behind left rib cage. Gets way worse as i breathe in! happening more frequently?
Rib cage: Sharp pain increased by a deep breath and with associated tenderness may come from a rib or a pinched nerve that is between the ribs. It wouldn't be from the lung if the area is tender to touch. Have your physician examine the area if the discomfort persists and an x_ray may be ordered. ...Read moreGet help from a doctor now ›
What can I put on or take to get rid of sharp pain? I have a rash with blisters on rib cage under the left breast and it's very painful.
A few days ago, I had two sharp sudden pains under my left breast in my rib cage. Today there was a dull achy pain in the same area. Any concerns?
Every so often I get a this sharp pain on my upper left side, below my breast under my rib cage, and it lasts for a while, what might it be?
Upper chest pain: A sharp "knife like" pain, usually activated after a deep breath which disappears after less than a minute can be due to the lung not having been fully inflated and therefore stuck to itself partially collapsed. It can be the result of a "sticky" mucus on the surface of the lung. If this continues, see your health care provider for testing. ...Read moreGet help from a doctor now ›
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