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Swollen Right Ribcage
I have a pain in my upper abdominal, it almost feels as if underneath my ribcage it is swollen or something. Help?
Location: Location of the pain whether it is on the right or the left is important since it will tell us what organ is potentially involved . Equally important is onset , duration and radiation of the pain . In any case , pain in the upper abdomen or lower part of the chest needs careful evaluation ...Read more
Left side of abdomen below/under ribs to the midline is swollen and very painful. Left ribcage noticeably risen when lying. Help.
Yesterday I felt what appears to be a larger hard lump or that rib on right side is swollen? I also have s lump same side ribcage right above
See a doctor: you need to go and see a doctor it is hard to predict what is the lump in that location without proper examination so go and see a doctor ...Read more
Doing sit ups & right below left ribcage once it awhile feels like clicking. Could that be my spleen as if maybe swollen when pressing feel nothing?
No: Your spleen has nothing to do with it. If it does not cause pain, ignore it. ...Read more
Noticed little squishy lump on left side of neck a week ago. now have a lump / swollen? (different from right side) on my left lower ribcage.
Sebaceous cyst: Sebaceous cysts are very common problems. The occur when skin glands get obstructed and sebum builds up. They may get infected leading to redness pain and increasing size. You should see your doctor to have the cyst removed. Until then warm compresses and oral analgesics like acetaminophen and ibuprofen can help decrease the pain. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have a pain under left ribcage feels swollen been about a month been to doc she dosnt no why now the past week had a bad tast in mouth any ideal what?
May be reflux: The bad taste in your mouth and the pain you describe could be a stomach problem with GERD ( reflux of stomach acid up towards mouth). This is not the only possible cause but is the most likely. This is a treatable problem. Let your doc know your new symptom and ask for help. ...Read more
I have a bite on my ribcage. It's swollen to about the size of a dime, and the skin around it is red. There is a red dot in the middle. It's itchy and painful, and I'm kind of dizzy.
Abscess?: You need to have that looked at soon. ...Read more
Laying down on my stomach, it feels swollen and hard just below my sternum. I also have what feels like a knot underneath my left ribcage. Any ideas?
Xyphoid process: There is a nub of a bone just below the sternum ( breastbone) called the xyphoid process that most people don't know they have. It sticks out a bit and you may only notice it when you are laying on your stomach. The knot under your left rib cage may be the end of your 11th rib. Another possiblity is something called a lipoma which is really just a hardend peice of fat. No worries. ...Read more
My doc said my L ribcage is swollen.Very tender, too. Was diagnosed via ultrasound with "possible hemangioma" on spleen. Could that cause this?
Left sided mild underneath ribcage pain (not at sternum) intermittent, feels swollen. Bra fits tighter on those days. Hurts when pressed diagnosis with divertic 1yr ago. Ct unremark, except for divertic.
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