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What causes breathing problems and pain under my rib cage

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Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel MD

muscle. I'm not sure if it is above or under the rib cage . When I bend forward I can feel the fluid ... feeling. With short breathes it isn't painful but opening up my chest and taking... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel ( General Surgeon)
Dr. Indu Kumar MD

for shortness of breath and pain on breathing on his right lower ribs. One doctor said it looked like a lower respiratory infection whilst another said atelectasis caused by musculoskeletal... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Indu Kumar ( Radiologist)
Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar MD

Hello. Since yesterday I've been having a pain in my left side. It only hurts in a small are and just when i take deep breaths. The pain is situated somewhere in the area highlighted in the image. can ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar ( Pulmonologist)
Dr. Mukesh Chugh MD

Hello, I realized recently that if I slouch down and breathe in hard I sometimes feel something "pop" in and out of place underneath of my right rib cage . It doesn't happen everytime but I have ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Mukesh Chugh ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. Tayyab Malik MD

Earlier today I experienced sudden acute pain under the back right rib cage around the right shoulder blade, hurt even to take a deep breath. The pain lasted about a half hour, and... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Tayyab Malik ( Gastroenterologist)

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Dr. Kartik Sood MD

My sister has had some problems for a year now and her doctor isn t doing anything and not taking her seriously. She has many issues so she doesn t know if they are related or not. She has pain under ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kartik Sood ( Pulmonologist)
Dr.       Dorina Gurabardhi MD

) in my back under my ribs, it took me to the ground and it was hard to breathe, went to Emergency Room ... and it is a muscle problem. I don t understand all these terms but I need an answer of... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Dorina Gurabardhi ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. K. V. Anand MD

My daughter is 20. She has a pain in her side just beneath her rib cage that she describes as tight .... When she breathes the pain intensifies. She has a limited appetite. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. K. V. Anand ( Psychologist)
Dr.  Praveen Tayal MD

I have developed pain which feels like it is under the rib cage slightly left and under the left breast almost on my side. It is sharp mooving or taking a deep breath but is also a... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Praveen Tayal ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. Sanjay Kini MD

I m having severe pain in ribs under front left breast area causing pain to sternum...difficulty taking deep breaths. Feels like a rib floating around with sharp pain. Entire torso... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sanjay Kini ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Vidya Pai MD

muscle pull, nerve stretch,a muscle catch, fracture if the rib, pneumonia in the lungs

Dr. Bharatesh Devendra Basti MD

Thank you for query. These pain may be due to rib cage infection or trauma or muscular pains or lung membrane pain etc.please consult doctor for further diagnosis and treatment.

Dr. Ashok Kumar Dash MD

if pain is related to rib cage then it can be sprain inter costal muscle. apply analgesic ointment and can take tab combiflam twotimes after food for 5days.