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Tightness In Right Rib
Tight feeling under right rib at the bottom of my rib and pain in one spot of my lowe back left side?
See your doctor: Could be several things, the most common of which in a 24yo is musculo-skeletal strains. If this has persisted for a few days without obvious cause, then see your doctor for evaluation. ...Read more
It feels tight under my right rib cage above my hip bone, no pain when I touched it, not really a lump just hard area maybe muscle hopefully.
Hopefully: this condition will be examined, I could not begin to guess; however,it might be muscular; however, requires an examination- asap. ...Read more
After every bm i get nausea & a tight knot feeling right below ribs in center & towards left ? I suffer ibs-c
Be a rock star: Fly to nyc call my office and we will try to fix it. ...Read more
My hida scan showed my gb ef at 15%. My only symtoms are occassional gas & bloating and a tight feeling under the right rib cage. Should it come out?
I have a tightness in my upper right rib cage that is very uncomfortable..Also, my mouth and tongue burn 24/7..Could you comment on these symptoms?
Rib pain could: Be musculoskeletal, heart or lung related. The burning of the tongue and mouth could be from dryness or acid reflux. See ur dr asap for any concerns. If it's squeezing or pressure like chest pain, go to the er right away.Ur ms may contribute to ur symptoms. God bless u! http://www.Healthline.Com/health/multiple-sclerosis/going-herbal-vitamins-and-supplements-for-multiple-sclerosis. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Right side rib cage feels like it protrudes more than the left. Tightness between my right side rib cage and hip bone. Bloating feeling after eating?
?scoliosis: If you have a curvature of the spine , as we get older this can affect the rib cage and give the visual impression that the ribs are uneven and protruding. Please see an orthopaedist. ...Read more
Epigastric discomfort everyday. Feel tightness right between ribs and lower stomach. Endoscopy fine. Worse after eating or playing. Level 1-2/10. Help?
Dyspepsia: VijayG ~ normal UGI endoscopy and still have dyspepsia. Was H.pylori level tested? Have it done if not Take 1. antacids (any!) ~ 20ml 3 -4 times a day BETWEEN meals, 2. add proton pump inhibitor if that does work (Tagament, Nexium, (esomeprazole)etc) see MD if still in trouble. 3. AVOID: CURRY ! spicy food, alcohol thanks ...Read more
Inflammation/anxiety: Stiff fingers/hands can be primarily due to rheumatoid arthritis. However, there are other possible causes which may include injury in the finger joints or peripheral neuropathy. You may also have costochondritis, when your ribs get inflamed at the junction with the breast bone. Anxiety and sometime panic attacks can cause these symptoms. ...Read more
Possibly: You can break a rib doing a number of things! get an evaluation to determine if it is broken and take the proper precautions to allow proper healing. Good luck. ...Read more
Tightness c/w muscle: contraction, which (if enough & sustained) can become painful. All our muscles (heart muscle more so; especially inner walls nearest chambers) ? blood flow during contraction. The contraction pressure opposes & ?es blood flow into muscles via arteries & capillaries while ?es flow outward into the veins. Thus sustained contractions induces ischemia & (if long enough) contractions become painful. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My boyfriend hugged me too tight last year and my rib still hurts and pops and I don't know whether to get it checked ?
What are the possible causes of feeling pain/tightness down below your rib cage? It's more of tightness than pain though.
I have had a tightening like under my rib cage as if something is pulling tight round my midriff it is annoying but no pain what could it be??
Pain: There are multiple possibilities. Seeing your physician can rule out serious causes of the symptoms. ...Read more
My boyfriend hugged me to tight and my ribs have been hurting and popping for over a year, do I get it checked?
YES.: One year of pain following an injury, even one caused by an overly strong hug, justifies medical evaluation. I know that getting an appointment can often take a while, so, the sooner you make the call, the better. BTW, I hope your BF wasn't trying to hurt you. ...Read more
Tightness and uncomfortable feeling in ribs and chest when sitting or laying down. Feel better when exercise. 3 years now and getting more intense.
How to confirm sideway slant of the spine? I suspect my spine is slanted to one side giving a tight feeling to one side of my body under the rib cage
Possibly related: Barrett's esophagus can result from long term reflux. If reflux is severe it can irritate the vocal cords and cause hoarseness. Reflux can also cause a lot of burning and chest discomfort that can feel like rib tightness. So it is really the reflux that may cause your symptoms, not actually the Barrett's. ...Read more