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Doctor insights on: When I Sit Down Something Is Hurting Or Pinching Right Below My Right Ribcage

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When I inhale or turn positions when I'm laying something around my abdominal/chest area pinches me it feels like my ribcage but in not sure and sometimes my heart hurts when I inhale.

When I inhale or turn positions when I'm laying something around my abdominal/chest area pinches me it feels like my ribcage but in not sure and sometimes my heart hurts when I inhale.

Musculoskeletal: This sounds like it is musculoskeletal. If you are having any problems with breathing, get evaluated. Have you had a recent upper respiratory infection? Fallen on ribcage?
Nothing sounds extremely alarming and I suggest, giving it some time to heal/work itself out. ...Read more

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I've been having pain on my right side of my ribcage between stomach, the pain comes and goes and hurts while lying down or when I stand to long.?

I've been having pain on my right side of my ribcage between stomach, the pain comes and goes and hurts while lying down or when I stand to long.?

Gallbladder?: Could be your gallbladder, especially if it gets worse about a half hour after eating. You should see your primary care for a complete evaluation to figure it out. Hope this helps! ...Read more

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Steady dull pain under right ribcage after lap gallbladder surgery today is 1 wk post op feels unusual and if I press down hurts worse. Normal?

Steady dull pain under right ribcage after lap gallbladder surgery today is 1 wk post op feels unusual and if I press down hurts worse. Normal?

Cholecystectomy: It would not be unusual to have some postoperative pain a week after a cholecystectomy. If it is getting worse instead of better, or you have more concerns, contact the doctor who did your surgery. Good luck. ...Read more

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I have pain in my right rib cage that goes down to my hip but hurts more in my ribcage What could of cause this it doesn't hurt to breathe just to move?

I have pain in my right rib cage that goes down to my hip but hurts more in my ribcage What could of cause this it doesn't hurt to breathe just to move?

Muscle spasm: The only connection between the rib cage and the hip are the muscles between.
when pain started in one spot the muscle around that spot initiated spasm, to protect the body from the pain.
the spasm will travel like a domino effect to other part of the body.
the bad part is muscle spasm is painful. And that create more spasm, and that create a cycle.
use heat pat. Take NSAIDS,
see your doctor ...Read more

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Hurts to take a deep breath and whenever I sit up there's a dull pain on my left ribcage. Could it be a fractured or bruised rib?

Hurts to take a deep breath and whenever I sit up there's a dull pain on my left ribcage. Could it be a fractured or bruised rib?

Could be rib: Fracture if you had a trauma or rib dysfunction. Read more about it here
http://www. Basicspine. Com/conditions-procedures/pain-management/slipped-rib-syndrome. Html. ...Read more

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Have serious pain left outer chest ribcage about even w/nipple. Hurts when I lie on my left side. Radiates up into shoulder and down arm. Not cardiac, per stress echo. Getting worse. Any ideas?

Needs work up: Rib x ray, bone scan to rule out bone disease might be indicated. I assume that you have had a physical exam and the area has been physically examined by a physician. Good luck. ...Read more

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My ribcage hurts, what should I do?

My ribcage hurts, what should I do?

NSAIDs: Anti inflammatory meds should help, then add exercises. ...Read more

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What does it mean if my right side hurts just below my ribcage? I am a healthy male?

What does it mean if my right side hurts just below my ribcage? I am a healthy male?

Maybe Pleurisy: Many things can cause that kind of pain, but pleurisy comes to mind. This is inflammation of the lining of the lungs. This can come about due to infections from uris, or conditions that create inflammation in various places of the body. Injuries can cause bone bruises and costochondritis.Anything affecting breathing needs some attention. Can try nsaid. Liver and gallbladder can also hurt there. ...Read more

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I been having pain the last month of two in my ribcage it hurt's when I cough?

I been having pain the last month of two in my ribcage it hurt's when I cough?

Rib pain w/cough: Hurt when you press? Can be costochondritis, inflammation of the junction of rib and breast bone, Started after the coughing started? Could be due to sprain of muscles between ribs from coughing. May need antibiotics for cough, if coughing a month, consider Zpak for atypicals. Does it hurt when you just breathe? Are you on BCP? Smoke? Rarely could be clot in lung, if so f/u today w/doc urgent care ...Read more

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My upper ribcage right under my chest it hurts on and off, what is it? I don't know what to do I really need some help!

My upper ribcage right under my chest it hurts on and off, what is it? I don't know what to do I really need some help!

Please see a doctor: For a complete history and physical. Write down everything you can think of about the pain - worse with deep breath, time of day, 1 spot or does it move around, etc.

That will help your doctor diagnose your condition.

Given your age, a musculoskeletal cause is most likely. Good luck. ...Read more

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Pain in left side, below my ribcage. Hurts when I stretch a a little, but mostly at the end of deep breaths, especially when I bend over my left side?

Pain in left side, below my ribcage. Hurts when I stretch a a little, but mostly at the end of deep breaths, especially when I bend over my left side?

It depends: There are many possible causes. An irritation of a nerve in the thoracic pain can cause pain to radiate around one side of the trunk. A perscapular problem sich as bursitis, as well as a lung and kidney problem, can all cause similar symptoms. A detailed exam and appropriate studies can usually tell the cause. Consider being checked. Thank you for the question. ...Read more

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Why does ribcage and back hurt when I breathe deeply?

Why does ribcage and back hurt when I breathe deeply?

Pain on deep breathi: This could either be due to inflammation of the protective layers of the lung (pleuritis) or a rib fracture. ...Read more

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In between my hip and ribcage, it hurts as if I was kicked. There is no bruise but it hurts. What could be wrong?

In between my hip and ribcage, it hurts as if I was kicked. There is no bruise but it hurts. What could be wrong?

Several things: 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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Been slouching while writting when suddenly straighten up my back felt a chest pain on my ribcage really hurt when I move, how bad is this?

Muscular spasm: Remember you teacher in school to sit up straight? Slouching may cause a lot of back pain that can be referred to the chest. See an osteopathic physician to have him/her get you back to good posture and relief of pain. ...Read more