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When I go down the stairs, it sounds like something is ripping (kind of like velcro), and when I touch it while going down, I can feel something.16yrs?

When I go down the stairs, it sounds like something is ripping (kind of like velcro), and when I touch it while going down, I can feel something.16yrs?

More info please!: What sounds like ripping? What part of the body? does it only happen with stairs, or does it happen with other activities? Is there pain, or is it just annoying? How long has it been going on? What about it worries you most? Hope that helps. Thanks. ...Read more

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When I sit down it feels like a pin or something sticking into down there. It's like where I wee from. It's so annoying it hurts. Hurts sometimes too!

When I sit down it feels like a pin or something sticking into down there. It's like where I wee from. It's so annoying it hurts. Hurts sometimes too!

Hurts when u pee 2? : If it hurts when you pee/urinate, if you have new irritation/discharge from vagina, then you might have infection. Get checked if these things are true. Hope that helps. ...Read more

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It feels as if something is touching me inside my left, upper abdomen. Feels like it crawls down a lil' bit. A soft touch, no pain either. What is it?

It feels as if something is touching me inside my left, upper abdomen. Feels like it crawls down a lil' bit. A soft touch, no pain either. What is it?

Paresthesia: Paresthesia is a term meaning an abnormal sensation of the skin. There are many causes, and you should get checked out. I see you are on Mesalamine for gastritis and proctitis, and this might be part of the cause. Please see your doctor. ...Read more

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When I lay down it feels like something heavy is laying on the right side of my chest. What could it be?

When I lay down it feels like something heavy is laying on the right side of my
 chest. What could it be?

Several things: Chest pressure could be a heart symptom such as palpitations or coronary disease. It could also be a musculoskeletal issue or even a lung problem. Speak to your physician to ensure its nothing serious. ...Read more

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It feels like something stabbing me in my back but it feels like somethings kicking me in my stomach what is it??

It feels like something stabbing me in my back but it feels like somethings kicking me in my stomach what is it??

Many possibilities : it could be many things from a kidney stone, kidney infection, pancreatitis to something as simple as constipation. And gallstones. You really need to go to the doctor and be evaluated because you need to rule out the serious illnesses and surgical emergencies. ...Read more

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Cant close left jaw, hurts a lot when I try, feels like it wont fit like normal or something is blocking it beside my left ear/jaw. Very uncomfortable.?

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Cant close left jaw, hurts a lot when I try, feels like it wont fit like normal or something is blocking it beside my left ear/jaw. Very uncomfortable.?

?bad tooth: Either you have temparomandibular joint arthralgia or problem with your teeth alignment. Best to get it checked with a dentist first then follow his advice. ...Read more

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My left wrist hurts only when I push down or against something (push-ups are the worst). It feels fine when lifting things. What could the problem be?

My left wrist hurts only when I push down or against something (push-ups are the worst). It feels fine when lifting things. What could the problem be?

Needs evaluation: for ligamental or carpal ( wrist ) bone injury ,see hand surgeon or orthopedic surgeon , even your family doctor can do preliminary evaluation and invetigation ...Read more

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It feels like my abdomen mostly and chest are moving when I lie down. Doesn't feel like mycl jerk. I think my anxiety is coming back? Anything else?

It feels like my abdomen mostly and chest are moving when I lie down. Doesn't feel like mycl jerk. I think my anxiety is coming back? Anything else?

Normal movements: Happen when you breathe. Anxiety can be a contributor to your symptoms and worry. You are you and without any major medical problems other than anxiety and depression. Be reassured you are ok. ...Read more

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It feels like there is a rock just below my breastbone. It doesnt burn, but feels like something is pressing on me. I am 16 wks pregnant.

It feels like there is a rock just below my breastbone. It doesnt burn, but feels like something is pressing on me. I am 16 wks pregnant.

May be Reflux: Because of pregnancy you may be experiencing Heart Burn. Your Uterus is enlarging so you have that feeling. Raise your head end of the bed. Eat small frequent meals instead of 2 /3 big Meals. And of course talk to your OB so that you can get examined properly and nothing gets missed. ...Read more

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Sometimes when i put my head back it feels like something in my neck pops. Idk if it muscle or something more serious?

Sometimes when i put my head back it feels like something in my neck pops. Idk if it muscle or something more serious?

Facet joints : No one really knows what causes these types of pops. Most experts believe it is due to air (nitrogen) being released from the facet joints, small joints between the vertebrae. If it does not hurt and no symptoms these should be lift alone. Bring it to your doctor's attention at the next visit. ...Read more

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My right elbow hurts really bad feels like its coming apart it hurts more when lifting outside my body or doing anything to twist or turn it

My right elbow hurts really bad feels like its coming apart it hurts more when lifting outside my body or doing anything to twist or turn it

Probably lateral: Epicondylitis. Pain on outside of elbow with gripping an grabbing. Pain radiating up arm and into forearm. Treat it with ice massage, wrist brace to keep the muscles in your forearm rested and nsaids if needed. If not getting better a cortisone injection should help. ...Read more

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I feel an air bubble or something under my left rib cage. When i push down on it it makes a "popping" sound. What could this be? I have no pain

See your doctor: Problems like these can only be correctly handled by your doctor in person. He/she needs to listen to you, perform an examination and possibly run labs or other tests. That's the only way he/she can find out what's going on and what to do about it. ...Read more

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My head keeps pulsating when i lye down propping myself up a bit lessens it. What could this be?

My head keeps pulsating when i lye down propping myself up a bit lessens it. What could this be?

High blood pressure : You note your head is pulsating when you lay down but gets better with slight elevation. It could be high blood pressure. It could also be aortic valve insufficiency. Make sure to get your rest. If you notice this continues then see your doctor. Even for 36 years of age it is important to see your doctor. ...Read more

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