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Tightness (Definition)

Tightness can mean different states at distinctive times. The most common is the complaint of tightness of chest, a feeling of discomfort, real or perceived, seen often in patients with asthma or panic disorder, or heart attack. Your physician ...Read more


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Upper left abdominal discomfort and tightness thats relieved somehow by burping and diff bowel patterns. what is this?

Upper left abdominal discomfort and tightness thats relieved somehow by burping and diff bowel patterns. what is this?

See below: Without knowing your medical history and the ability to question and examine you it's not possible to give you a diagnosis. If your symptoms are persistent you need to visit your physician. For patient advice on the causes of upper abdominal pain or discomfort(dyspepsia) see: http://bit.ly/1CLXgba for bowel movements see: http://bit.ly/1ysaKJv For persistent change in bowel habits see your Dr. ...Read more

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I have had a slight pain followed by tingling in my lower left abdomen there is also a slight tightness. What is going on?

I have had a slight pain followed by tingling in my lower left abdomen there is also a slight tightness. What is going on?

Probly, nothing seri: These are vague and very unimpressive symtoms. Quit worrying. If there is anything significant going on, the symptoms will progressively worsen...Otherwise they will slowly go away. You need to give it week or so to get a sense of direction. ...Read more

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I have had a strange tightness in my lower abdomen. Sometimes a pain on my left side that comes and goes, but it seems to move to groin and back?

I have had a strange tightness in my lower abdomen. Sometimes a pain on my left side that comes and goes, but it seems to move to groin and back?

Maybe kidney issue: What you describe could be from a kidney stone. You should go to a doctor and have your urine tested for signs of an infection or crystals. ...Read more

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Tight sore knot feeling under breastbone. Middle to left of abdomen Gurgling a lot. Rumbling. Uncomfortable feeling ?

Tight sore knot feeling under breastbone. Middle to left of abdomen
Gurgling a lot. Rumbling. Uncomfortable feeling
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Gastritis?: Could be an irritation of your stomach or duodenum. Try Prilosec OTC, avoid acidy foods, caffeine, and spicy foods, and if it doesn't improve in 3-4 days, have your doctor check it out. ...Read more

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Male 23 lower left side abdomen numbness, tightness of chest and tender nipples?

Male 23 lower left side abdomen numbness, tightness of chest and tender nipples?

Chest tightness : Left sided chest symptoms are always worrisome, because they make physicians think of heart problems. However, if you are a 23-year-old male, this becomes much less likely. I would strongly suggest you be evaluated as soon as possible by your physician, an urgent care center, or emergency center. ...Read more

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Top left rib cage and left side abdomen feels heavy and tight, painful to bend over& rolling ball sensation, can't eat, shortness of breath?

Top left rib cage and left side abdomen feels heavy and tight, painful to bend over& rolling ball sensation, can't eat, shortness of breath?

Indigestion?: You are young so chances of serious heart conditions are lower. This could be indigestion, gas, asthma, or a virus in the ribcage. If you are in that much pain though, you should get checked out. ...Read more

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Im not sexually active, i get bad pain it can get so bad that i can't move. It gets very tight in my lower abdomen on my left side when im in pain. ?

Im not sexually active, i get bad pain it can get so bad that i can't move. It gets very tight in my lower abdomen on my left side when im in pain. ?

Need more info: In order to answer your question I need to know when this pain happens, when it started, how often it happens, how long it lasts, whether anything makes it better or worse, and if there are any other associated symptoms as well as more about your history. You might try a consult thru HealthTap Prime. ...Read more