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Soreness In Rib Cage From Belly Fat
Pain in left shoulder blade, fatty stool, pain under left rib cage that goes around to back and pain in back of thighs and have period. Related?
Stm shldr, thgh pain: May be but more likely2 processes. Shoulder left rib pain could be from stomach , gastritis with or without H pylori, food intolerance ( fatty stool) or pancreas which is also associated with fatty stool . Check h pylori and lipase/ amylase. Rarely diverticulitis though usually that is lower abd .Thigh pain could be sequela of abd dysfx or related to period. f/u/ w/ doc ...Read more
Upper right abdominal pain under ribs, back pain in same area, burning between shoulder blades, lose bowel pancreatic cancer? Stressed
Pancreatic CA: The sx your list can be related to pancreatic cancer. Pts who have pain in RUQ can also have gallstones...which at your age would be very likely while the pancreatic ca would be uncommon, esp if you don't smoke. Stress can cause lots of sx. You should see your local doc for check up. They can help even if its stress related. ...Read more
Gallbladder: If you are having pain under the right rib cage, it may be your gallbladder. See a physician if your pain is persistent/severe. ...Read more
Can be: Correct. This can be the spleen. Can also be stomach. Requires work up. ...Read more
Pain under right ribs that has moved to under breast bone and through to center of back under shoulder blades. Pain increases when abdomen pressed?
Shooting pain coming in waves tucked under right rib cage. Rib in that area feels sore.Feeling slightly nauseous.Any ideas please.Olwyn?
Muscle, liver or kidney? Pain starts in upper back, wraps around lower right ribs to the front. Very sharp by only mild pain in front under ribs.
Wide range: The symptoms you describe really need to be worked up and be a health danger. Right side makes be think gallbladder disease but yes liver and duodenum are also in the area. See a physician have a work up, a gastroenterologist may b of help as well ...Read more
Pain in chest near breast when push on rib pain in back in same area heaviness, frequent belching feels like food sticks in area carry, heavy child?
Epigastric hernia.: Have it checked to make sure that it is not incarcerated as soon as possible. ...Read more
Several causes: In young persons, lower thoracic pain could be due to local trauma (bruise), pain associated with a virus (if the child has a fever), pleurisy (inflammation of the lung's lining), bronchitis, pneumonia or some other cause. If the pain continues, or if there is fever, see the doctor. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
A lump has formed under the skin, upper abdomen, below breast bone, between the lower rib cage. Slightly tender to the touch. Weight lose of 20lbs?
See your Doctor: Question is vague. Any change in stool caliber? Any weight loss? You need to have blood work and probably a colonscopy and ct scan thorax. Do you or have you ever smoked? Do you have cough? Of course, these symptoms may be nothing but without knowing you, and you seem concerned, i would advise going to your pcp for evaluatin. Do not worry, but seek help. ...Read more
Pain across upper abdomen, heavy burping and gas, bloating, pain shoulder blade, tender under right rib cage and had gall bladder removed year ago.
See you MD: You need to get a complete history and physical, laboratory testing, diagnostic imaging as well as possible endoscopy to evaluate the source of your distress. Perhaps dietary restrictions may be at fault but other more serious causes should be excluded first such as pancreatitis, malabsorption, hepatitis, and/tumors. ...Read more
Pain rib cage: Usually not. This is a radicular pattern from the back. You need to be examined. They will want to know what brings the pain on. What makes it better? What makes it worse? ...Read more
Costochrondritis? Burn pain on ribs under lbreast tender to touch now very upper back and shoulder pain feels muscular. Random discomfort on ribs
What is causing a bruiselike pain when i touch area under my skin about 2" below left rib cage and 5 inches left of naval? I've gained 17# belly fat.
Hi. I can feel a small (pea sized) movable lump inside the belly fat at my left abdomen, just under my rib cage. What could it be?
Lipoma: Often times these are lipomas, which are simply benign masses of fatty tissue. Very rarely do these cause any problems - in rare cases, there may be persistent surrounding inflammation which leads a patient to ask for removal of the lipoma. As with any lesion, if there is significant increase in size, or significant pain, redness, discoloration, or any other concerning sign, do see a physician. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Really sore at bottom of rib cage and continues through whole ab area to under belly button and it's not from exercise or lifting anything heavy ?
I have a lump on the left side of my belly, which you cannot see but can feel and is sore and tender, around the bottom of my rib cage. Feel malaise
Lump: This is hard to say without an exam and some blood work, therefore I recommend you see an MD! ...Read more
Had unprotected sex. My left rib cage and abdomen are sore. Been eating a lot more. Tired. What does this mean?
I have, sore in middle upper abdomen to the right side under my rib cage, always wake at night and sweat of pain. Been feeling this but worse before they took out my gall bladder in 2008, before the surgery all test came out normal and now 70 % of the sym
SOD: Sphincter of oddi dysfunction. That is the muscle controls the duct which empties bile from the liver into the intestine. If the gallbladder was removed for biliary dyskinesia, dysfunction of gallbladder, and it is not resolved than that is likely what you have. See a gastroenterologist for treatment. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
'hard vein' down the right abdomen, starting just below nipple, stops around the bottom of ribcage. Definitely outside of rib cage under arm next to elbow. Sore mostly when stretched or pushed.
Hi there. I’ve a sore pain under my rib cage going to the stomach. It happens every day for a couple of hours, I’d appreciate your help. Thanks ?
Exam needed: Recurrent discomfort in the midupper abdomen is seen in inflammation of the stomach lining(gastritis) or peptic ulcer of stomach or duodenum. Pancreatitis would be more persistent. Avoid caffeine, alcohol,nicotine,spices and take a medication like omeprezole or ranitidine. Get examined by your physician for definitive diagnosis if symptoms persist. ...Read more
Feels like a ball in between rib cage/upper abdmn.Sore to the touch and hurts more when I have stomach pains.Stomach always bloated.What is that ball?
I was throwing up a lot two days ago stomach bug. Is it possible to pull muscles in the stomach and upper rib cage area? I'm very sore.
Stomach is sore to touch on both sides of bellybutton, and sometimes shortness of breath, bloated feeling and when sitting feels like rib cage is digging into stomach making a indigestion feeling in chest and causing me to burp?
See gi: You may need to be seen by a GI specialist. ...Read more
Sharp pain under both sides of rib cage. Bottom of stomach cramps. Sore throat. Swelling of the whole stomach like bloating. Vomiting but felt better?
Stomach?: U need to see a gastroenterologist for thorough exam. ...Read more
Hello Dr, I'm a 31 year old male, swollen lymph node on left chest, discomfort/tingling under left rib cage, fatigue, stomach fullness, sore throats, neck pain/swollen, tender left armpit area, recurring flu symptoms, low vit D. What to investigate?
Need to examine:
It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without taking additional history, physical examination and may be some tests. It would be prudent to see your doctor and let him/her decide on the course of investigation.
Wish you good health! ...Read more
I have a pain on my left upper abdomen below my rib cage. It is tender to the touch. It hurts when I move. This came on me suddenly. ?
Lower abdomen tender and when I lay flat and press it's tender makes gurgling noises and hurts worse right side below right rib cage no appendix?
Bad gallbladder: Fever, vomiting, pain in belly, usually right sided, bloating, belching, worse after eating fatty (or other) foods, getting worse over time, several weeks to months, and family history are all symptoms of a bad gallbladder. Hydrate, avoid fatty foods while waiting for your doc visit, diagnostic testing, and/or surgery date. Take a friend with you to appointments. Be well. ...Read more
Im 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