Doctor insights on:
Uncomfortable Feeling Under Left Rib Cage
My husband has a uncomfortable feeling on his left rib cage when he takes a deep breath or yawns.It gets stronger at night and its been 2 nights now.
Pleuritic pain: Pleuritic pain can be concerning. Frequently benign, but there are few causes that need to be ruled out (i.e. Pulmonary embolism)! pleuritic pain is sharp chest pain that gets worse with deep breathing or coughing. Many conditions can cause pleurisy with infection being most common, but anything that inflames the pleural lining of lung may cause it. He should see a doctor! ...Read more
I keep having pains below my left rib cage it's quite uncomfortable it's like a dull ache.What could be causing these pains?
Last few days I have had some pressure and dull pain in my left rib cage see to be belching and uncomfortable in general. . What could be causing this?
Dont know: Sounds as though you have an issue with your stomach or esophagus. See a dr to get this evaluated! ...Read more
For a few months now I have had uncomfortable pain under my left rib cage, it feels like theres something under it. And tenderness on my left side ?
Im having a weird dull spasming on my left side udder my rib cage its really uncomfortable and seems to help a little by standing up. and Gas?
Muscle spasm?: Could be gas, but I have also seen many complaints like this over the years that were due to muscle spasm. Commonly described as pain and a lump that goes down with self massage. Sounds like a hernia, but there are no hernias in this location not associated with a prior operation. Try anti-gas over the counter meds first and see if they help. See your doc if no help. Hope this helps! ...Read more
Painful edge of left rib cage below sternum. Feels like there's some pressure; deep breaths, bending, & moving are uncomfortable. Tender to touch.
Costochondritis: Many of these symptoms together can point to costochondritis, a benign inflammation of the bone and cartilage of the rib cage. It can be treated with limiting exertion, anti-inflammatories and warm compress. Less likely, there can be more serious concerns. Should you have difficulty breathing, inappropriate sweating, or leg pain or swelling, seek out immediate medical attention. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I have pain in back just below my right rib cage. Its been a week now . It can be uncomfortable to sleep.?
Back pain: Need to have it looked at by your primary care doc. To properly diagnose & give tx. ...Read more
- Talk to a doctor live online for free
- Uncomfortable pressure under left rib cage
- Full feeling under left rib cage
- Feeling pressure under left rib cage
- Ask a doctor a question free online
- Burning feeling under left rib cage
- Weird feeling under left rib cage
- Strange feeling under left rib cage
- Feeling of pressure under left rib cage
- Talk to a orthopedic surgeon online for free