Top
10
Doctor insights on: Throbbing Pain Under Ribs On Left Side

Share
1

1
I have massive throbbing pain on my left side on the back side and under my ribs?

I have massive throbbing pain on my left side on the back side and under my ribs?

Pains: Back pain can be annoying as you are finding out. Massive pain should be evaluated to help diagnose and then treat your issues, best wishes. ...Read more

2

2
I Have a throbbing pain right under my left rib. It cOmes and goes. Now i feel it on mY right side now too. Should i go to the drs?

I Have a throbbing pain right under my left rib. It cOmes and goes. Now  i feel it on mY right side now too. Should i go to the drs?

Rib pain: Depending on what you're activities are, you likely have musculo-skeletal pain. If your pain is only coming and going, taking Tylenol (acetaminophen) or Aleve should help. If persistent and associated with difficulty breathing, nausea, vomiting or any other symptoms, you should get checked out by your doctor. If you are able to give me more details, I can give you further insight on how to manage. ...Read more

6

6
Throbbing pain on upper left side of ribs under boob,pain constant for mins and fades, had X-rays done everything normal. Wht can it be?

Throbbing pain on upper left side of ribs under boob,pain constant for mins and fades, had X-rays done everything normal. Wht can it be?

Several thoughts: Might be cardiac, gastric, pulmonary or muscular. Is it affected by eating certain foods ? Does activity bring it on ? Any effect with certain movements of arms or chest ? Tender when you press on the area ? Does deep breathing affect it ? In a 20 yr old woman, likely muscular, but the others cannot be ruled out.. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
8

8
What would cause intermittent throbbing pain behind left rib cage, not the actual ribs...No injuries?

What would cause intermittent throbbing pain behind left rib cage, not the actual ribs...No injuries?

Muscles: Probably muscle spasms. Try heat, massage, rest, stretching antiinflammatories. If that doesn't help after one week, see doctor. ...Read more

9

9
I have a throbbing pain on my right side above my rib cage it is swollen and sensitive to touch us there a major organ there should I be worried?

Get X-ray : Not many organs in that area besides the liver but I would start by getting an X-ray to make sure you don't have a rib fracture ...Read more