My 7 year old son is complaining of pain on his leftside, I felt his ribs to see if maybe he had a bruise, but he says it hurts under the bone . No fever or any other symptoms, it doesn t hurt when he takes a deep breath or coughs. It came on rather suddenly and started about 2 hours ago. He says is hurts pretty bad. Any ideas?
Hi, I have suffered from a sense of lower right front ribcage sensitivity for over 5 years (sensitive to touch). A year ago I had a chest xray and abdominal ultrasound which were normal. I also have pain in my back in my lower rib area. It disturbs my sleep/wakes me up, and when I wake in the morning it is still there - it never goes away. When the doona touches it, or my clothes lightly touch it, its worse. It is not a pain, more a feeling that there is something under there... It is worse on right side and centre, but also more mildly on the left side. Any ideas what this could be from? I also had normal gastroscopy. Thankd in advance
I have sharp quick pain between two ribs on left side under my left tit. it goes away after swalling food water etc.the pain also happens when I burp I can hold pressure at the point of pain and it does not happen. I MAIN HAVE pulled something last 8 months ago while painting over head any ideas?
Hello, gor the past 2 nights I ve been experiencing a dull pain on my ribs on my left side just under my armpit. Activity doesn t seem to bother it but it is tender to the touch and is uncomfortable to lay on my side or even rest my arm against it. Any ideas?
Was told had Valley Fever in 2008 and had a lung lesion of 1.4cm. Now in Jan of 2010 Valley Fever is back and my Dr has placed me on Fluconazole 400mg per day and the lung cavity has grown to over 4cm I have a chronic cough some times with blood. Still on meds and my health has not changed.. I want to have lesion removed due to family history of cancer and I am a ex-smoker.
I just got diagnosed with 5-6 lung nodules and inflamed lymph nodes, the doctor said that it can be either lymphoma or some kind of inflammation disease. my question would be what types of inflammation diseases are there?
pulmonary t b complicated with coccidioidomycosis fungus disease can i came for treatment my patient with 43 years old with old pulmonary tb 20 years ago then complicated with fungus lead to effected the lung tissue result in 2 cavity about 5-5 cm in apex of left lung the dr resect the effected part but with out treat the fungus because of hyper sinsivty of pt to amphotericin b and there is no replase drugs in my cuntry the pt now with heamoptysis continouse cough and pnumothorax culture shows fungus coccidioides immitis what i doing please
I had a chest X-ray and Doc said I had small patch of pneumonia . I have had bronchial distress and fatigue since a trip West to Arizona, Utah, and California by car. My lungs were clear when Doc listened to them. This is 2nd huge I bronchial...
Can valley fever ( Coccidioides ) possibly grow on the thyroid? I have a large nodule in my right lung from valley fever (they said I had about 50% lung capacity) They have been treating it but then it makes my chronic pneumonia worse. Anyways I have 2 nodules on my thyroid now, after doing the iodine test and ultrasound. I just was at my endocrinologist and he said its no big deal and didn t think it could be related to the valley fever. Two of my doctors disagree on the type of valley fever; disseminated coccidioidomycosis or chronic coccidioidomycosis. Any thoughts would be appreciated. Thank you in advance.
I just had an xray and CT scan W+/or WO +Recon. I had gone to the ER d/t continued pain in left posterior chest + felt also in the anterior chest. They were looking for PE after R/O cardiac problems.. He diagnosed pneumonia, BUT said I can't R/O cancer. I have absolutely no symptoms of pneumonia. Is it possible that it could be valley fever since I've lived in Arizona about 40 yrs. Cancer doesn't run in my family. . . .yes, I realize that I could be the exception. Your response is appreciated. HC, RN,BSN (retired)