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Painful lumps on front of ribcage

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Dr.       Dorina Gurabardhi MD

I fell and fractured 6 ribs 4 weeks ago, spent 2 weeks in hospital. However I now have a lump on my one back rib, that to me looks like it has started healing awkwardly and my ribs on my left front ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Dorina Gurabardhi ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar MD

Hi. I am having pain that runs at the base of my rib cage , back to front. On the right side. It started as a sharp tearing type pain. Now it is just achy pain, that is sometimes sharp when I... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar ( Pulmonologist)
Dr. Divakara MD

I've been having severe, sharp persistent pain in URQ that radiates beneath ribcage and around ... noticed a hard lump, about 1" diam near the right side on a rib. I'm pretty much vegan, don't smoke,... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Divakara ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Hari Charan Perigela MD

Hi, I have a softball sized bulge at the upper right quadrant of my abdomen just below my ribcage. I have sharp stinging pains at that area and I feel better after I go for a bowel movement. I can ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Hari Charan Perigela ( General Surgeon)
Dr. Albana Sejdini MD

I have a lump that pops up from time to time just below my ribcage on my left side the size ... for no apparent reason. When it does pop out it is getting larger. I also now have minor pain there when... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Albana Sejdini ( General & Family Physician)

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Dr.   S. Samanta MD

Hi, I have a lump about the size of a golf ball at the base center of my rib cage in front of my chest. It doesn t really seem to be painful, just uncomfortable mainly knowing it s there. I can really ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. S. Samanta ( Pathologist and Microbiologist)
Dr.   Pavan Kumar Gupta MD

. At this time I started getting pains in my head on the back right side spreading around the front, this has ... and liver function came bck fine, I have a hardish lump below my right ribcage ,... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Pavan Kumar Gupta ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Ganesh MD

hello, have small lump right below my ribcage on my right side. I had pulled a muscle the other day and while massaging the area felt the small soft bump. the pain is gone but the bump is there. what... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ganesh ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Hardik Sanghvi MD

Hello ,I am a 33 year old male. I recently discovered a harder lump about the size of a quarter on my stomach, just below the rib cage. It is kind of a purple color. It is somewhat painful when u ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Hardik Sanghvi ( Hematologist)
Dr. Vaibhav Gandhi MD

Hi. I get pain in my back right side rib page, around or just below breast level. Sharp pain when I ... hurt the front side of my rib cage a few months ago. Had xrays no fractures or broken ribs. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Vaibhav Gandhi ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr.   Tushar Kanti Biswas MD

HI, Painful lump on your lower left rib cage may be an abscess(bacterial or cold) or it may have connection with Empyema (collection of pus in pleural space) on your left side-the condition called Empyema...

Dr.  Sumanth Amperayani MD

Hi...both together can occur in a viral illness. Keep yourself hydrated well as you are having diarrhoea too. Use electrolyte solution rather than plain water. If you are happy with my suggestion, kindly rate and thank. I...

Dr. Muhammed Aslam MD

Hi dear. This may indicate conditions like hepatitis, biliary colic cholangitis etc.kindly see your doctor for evaluation and management accordingly. Take care.Thank you.