Rib cage deformity and sharp pain in my left ribs. Should i be worried ?
On the left side of my rib cage it sticks out and looks deformed. its been progressivley getting worse over 4 years and now i have sharp pains in my left ribs. Is this something i should be worried about?
I coughed about two weeks ago and felt a sharp pain on my left side. My friend suggested that I sprained the tissue near my floating rib. It still hurts if I cough or sneeze. Is there anything else I should be worried about or will it just take some time to heal.
I m having sharp pain around my left ribcage and middle abdominal area.. it hurts really bad kind of like I m being crushed and kind of burns a little?.. it s sudden and ongoing for about two hours now..happened the same yesterday but didn t last as long as it is now. I cant get comfortable at all.. I keep moving trying to relax but it s painful. . And when the pain increases it gets harder to breath.. right now it s calm down but I haven t moved at all and I m breathing very slowly and softly hoping it won t hurt as bad. Should I go to the e.r? Or how can I stop this?
Yes, I am 7 weeks pregnant and I keep getting these sharp pains on my left side near My ribcage on my abdomen. Then I layed down and noticed it was swollen a little and it has me worried about ectopic pregnacy. I don t have insurance just yet so I don t want to go to the er if I m just worried for nothing
My nose burns and hurts every time I yawn. I am also experiencing uncontrollable, painful watering eyes which has been happening more frequently. The watering is so painful I have to pull over if driving. It happens more when I go indoors from being outside, or if I look at something bright, but it can really happen any time. I am on amitryptiline and prednisolone but symptoms started a long time before I was on the medication. I am a 29-yr-old woman, slightly overweight. Scheuermann s Disease and scoliosis, dyshidrotic eczema, latex allergy, ligamentous laxity/multidirectional joint instability (suspected Ehlers-Danlos), congenital hypoplasia of several joints and resulting osteoarthritis, multiple open joint reconstructions to shoulders, TMJs and wrists. Previously long-sighted, now short-sighted of increasing severity, prescription changing every 6 months for four years. Family history of ear and sinus problems requiring surgery.
my daughter has recently been diagnosed with idiopathis scoliosis, she has 2 50 degree bends plus a twist in the middle, she seems to have got worse and is not suffering from sharp pains at the base of her skull up into her head, she is scheduled for surgery but we are waiting on mri scan to rule out underlying issues, she has asymmetric tummy, should i be concerned and speak to the surgeon with these pains
Wife is 65 years old and suffers from extreme constipation. She receives excellent medical care, UNC & Duke graduates, but neither her primary physician or her plethora of specialists seem to be able to offer practical suggestions.
Situation resulted from surgery in 2001 four “flat back” syndrome secondary to scoliosis. Nerve damage occurred during surgery with many negative outcomes, such as, chronic pain, bladder and bowel dysfunction, some paralysis in right leg.
She manages well, in spite of, these difficulties and prior to surgery was high functioning in very responsible position.
She takes heavy narcotics for pain which, of course, contributes to her problem. Also, she takes Miralax and copious fluids.
Bowel movements are unpredictable and can take hours to complete. This part of her disability severely constricts her quality of life.
Are there any suggestions, short of a colostomy, which might alleviate her symptoms of constipation, as well as, relieving the constipation itself.
I understand this is a complicated medical situation, but I am interested only in the bowel management issues.
Any suggestions? Any recommendations? Any solutions?
Thanks very much for your time and attention to this problem.
Hi can scoliosis cause chest pains, i m 58 and was born Scoliosis and Spina Bifida had spinal fusion in 2002 from a car accident to fix a Bulging Herniated Defuse disc but my main problem is i always have chest pains all of my life and the Dr s can seem to pinpoint the problem had monitors,halters,echo s nitro,stress test and all other source of testing done also i have along list of drugs that i m allergic to close to 20 something like (Cephalosporins,Erythromycin Derivatives,Nsaids,Penicillins,Phenothiazines,Salicylates and Sulfa Drugs and food and the LIST goes on so they always tell me i m sorry but your allergic to so many drugs we dont know what to give you .... is there any other Dr s OUT HERE that can help me!
Hello I am a 57 yr old woman that has been told in the last few yrs that I have Scoliosis . In 1984 I had an double compound fracture to my right ankle. What we didn't realize afterwards was that afterwards my right leg was at least a centimeter...
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