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What organ is on the outer edge of left side of rib cage?

What organ is on the outer edge of left side of rib cage?

Spleen: The spleen is in left upper quadrant of the abdomen. Your kidney is also here but is further towards your back or flank area. ...Read more

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Pain on the left side under my left rib. What organ is there?

Pain on the left side under my left rib. What organ is there?

The spleen, colon: If your pain continues, it would be a good idea to see your physician for a physical exam and consultation. If you have suffered trauma in that area, it is even more important, since the spleen can rupture under such conditions. Take care. ...Read more

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What organ is under your left lower rib cage on your left side close to your back?

Kidney?: The organ you describe is probably a kidney, but you can experience pain in that area coming from a number of different organs, including liver, stomach, muscles and even the heart. ...Read more

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What body organ is on left side under rib cage?

See below: Spleen, stomach, bowel, pancreas, rib are a few organs of concern. A thorough history and physical examination of your condition by a medical physician would be helpful good luck thank you. ...Read more

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Right side pain under ribs, could it be some organ?

Gall bladder: It is not uncommon tho have rt sided pain under the ribs as the only symptom of gall bladder disease as stone or biliary dyskinesis. ...Read more

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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

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What organ is under the bottom edge of the rib cage on the left side of the body? Pain from a knot under the bottom edge of the rib cage on the left side of my body. Once the knot goes away so does the pain. Getting worse. I am also a chronic pain patient

What organ is under the bottom edge of the rib cage on the left side of the body? Pain from a knot under the bottom edge of the rib cage on the left side of my body. Once the knot goes away so does the pain. Getting worse. I am also a chronic pain patient

Consider Colon Spasm: Organs associated with left side of body beneath anterior rib cage are colon and spleen. A "knot" could be somatic (muscle) dysfunction related to visceral (organ) disturbance. If persistent, get abdominal x-ray, us, and/or ct scan. If intermittent, consider colon pain due to gas or spasm. In this case, use high dose of good quality acidophilus, along with bulk laxative (psyllim). Take separately. ...Read more

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What organ is on the left side about one inch below the breast at the edge of the rib cage?

What organ is on the left side about one inch below the breast at the edge of the rib cage?

Spleen & stomach: Lower edge of spleen and upper edge of stomach are in this area. ...Read more

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What organ is on the left side about five inches below the breast at the edge of the rib cage?

What organ is on the left side about five inches below the breast at the edge of the rib cage?

There are a few...: The stomach, colon, and spleen are probably the 3 closest organs to the area you are describing. The liver has a left lobe near here. Lastly, the small intestine can be found pretty close to this area, as well. ...Read more

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Weird sagging sensation on the right side below the rib cage when laying flat on my back. Feels like an organ (liver, kidney) is resting against skin?

Weird sagging sensation on the right side below the rib cage when laying flat on my back. Feels like an organ (liver, kidney) is resting against skin?

Get a medical eval: This could be a variety of things. I recommend making an appointment with your primary care to have a good physical exam and taking it from there. ...Read more

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What organ is on right hand side under rib cage?

What organ is on right hand side under rib cage?

Many: Liver is the bigger one. Others include gallbladder, duodenum, colon, even lower portion of lung at times. ...Read more

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What are the organs under ribs on right side?

What are the organs under ribs on right side?

Lung: Directly under the ribs on the right side is the lung. A portion of the thymus gland protrudes to the right and the liver is directly under the right side ribs. A rare condition in which the internal organs are reversed places the heart under the right side. ...Read more

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What organs are on the right side under the rib cage?

What organs are on the right side under the rib cage?

Liver: There are several including the liver, gallbladder, the lower portion of the right lobe of your lung, and the upper right portion of your small and large intestine. Thank you for the question. ...Read more

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My right side hurts; just under the ribs. Thursday it started hurting. The pain stood the same it didn't get any better nor worse. What organs r ther?

My right side hurts; just under the ribs. Thursday it started hurting. The pain stood the same it didn't get any better nor worse. What organs r ther?

RUQ pain: The organs are liver, gall bladder ; right base of lung. You have pain then rib and muscle should be included. Please see your doctor for good history, thorough physical exam and diagnostic work up. Thanks. ...Read more

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I have noticed a couple of lumps on my left side near my ribs. Could these just be my internal organs?

I have noticed a couple of lumps on my left side near my ribs. Could these just be my internal organs?

Need Exam: I am sorry to report but I doubt that any of us would just tell you 'yes' without any kind of physical exam. I would advise that you have your physician look at these at your next visit. ...Read more

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Bottom rib discomfort. Sometimes left side other times right side. Feels like its digging in to organs. Makes it uncomfy to sit up. Any idea?

Bottom rib discomfort. Sometimes left side other times right side. Feels like its digging in to organs. Makes it uncomfy to sit up. Any idea?

Musclulos skeletal: Most likely it is musculoskeletal pain given the fact that it is bilateral and aggravated by exercise (sit ups). If the condition continues and change its nature, it is prudent to see your doc and to have at least an x-ray ...Read more