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What Does It Mean If Your Upper Right Rib Hurts
Doctor can evaluate: Up there are the ribs, the shoulder blade, the collar bone, the upper spine... All are connected and any of the connections can get inflamed and hurt. Other things are in the area too, such as the top of the lung, the nerves and blood vessels running next to the neck, etc... Sometimes, after evaluating, the doctor will order an x-ray. ...Read more
Rib hurts walk:
Can mean many things. In a male smoker your age could be cancer of the lung gone to your rib. If not a smoker no worries unless you forgot to mention you worked with asbestos. Could be a blood clot if had B4. You see your history is important before I can make an estimate of what you have.
Did you fall on rib?
i suspect you have stained rib walking running falling lifting most likely. ...Read more
Musculoskeletal...: The discomfort you are experiencing is likely musculoskeletal in nature. There are muscles, cartilage, bones, etc that make up your chest wall. These structures can become strained/inflamed with continued coughing. You need to have this cough diagnosed and treated by your doctor. Possible etiologies for this cough include bronchospasm from any cause, gerd, post-nasal drip or combination of these. ...Read more
It hurts to exhale & I have a really bad sharp pain under my right side of my ribs, what does it mean?
What does it mean if you have pain on your right side just under your rib cage it seem's to hurt more if i increase the amount of water i consume
Gallbladder: That is liver/gallbladder area in the front. Kidney stone is a possiblity if you mean your back. ...Read more
Too vague question: It could mean lots of things.Get a more detailed answer ›
Muscle pain ?: Assuming you didn't have any trauma, cough, shortness of breath, fever......, then possibly its musculoskeletal pain. Try hotshowers and Aleve (naproxen) ( twice a day) for few days, if not improved , you may need to see a doctor, to be examined and may be have an x-ray done.Don't wait too long ...Read more
More info : More information is required and an examination is needed before we could diagnose the issue. You may need a chest X Ray as well. There could be many causes of chest pain and appropriate investigations are required before a treatment plan can be suggested. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Lots of reasons...: Have you undergone testing to rule out gastric disease or to assess the flexures of the large bowel? Do you have underlying irritable bowel syndrome? Is your distress worsened or improved by meals, activity, deep breathing, palpation of ribs? Have you suffered any physical trauma recently to the area? What medications have been tried, ; which have helped? Possibilities of pregnancy, asthma, more? ...Read more
What Does It Mean When My Side Or My Ribs Hurt When I Run Or Walk?? It Comes A Lot And Then Stops The Next Day.
"Side stitch": At 19, your symptoms are most likely muscular in origin. The old term for this was a "side stitch". Try warming up before you exercise and avoid extremes of exertion and it should hopefully improve. ...Read more
Pain in left stomach right underneath rib for two days. I finally pressed where it hurt and i can feel a small ball like thing. What could this mean?
R u constipated?: It could be stool but impossible to tell over the net.Get an exam if symptoms persist. ...Read more
Chest pain: If your chest pain is a heavy, pressure type of sensation, you need to urgently see a physician for a cardiac evaluation. Other potential causes of chest/back pain include lung problems, spinal pathology, and vascular problems (i.e. Aortic aneurysm. See your physician for further evaluation. ...Read more
What does it means when the right side of your stomach hurts near your rib area when you laugh or lay on your right side?
Lots of things: There are a variety of things that could cause pain in the area you describe. It could be in your bones or muscle. It could be gallbladder or liver. It could just be gas passing through your large intestine. My advice is to see a doctor if the pain persist or gets worse. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I was wondering what my rib pain means? My right rib has hurt none stop for almost 3 days and nothing gas helped it.. Now my chest hurts as well.
Fracture, Pneumonia: I would recommend a chest xray and examination. ...Read more
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