Musculoskeletal pain

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Foe several days my "floating ribs" on the left side are very tender and sore to the touch. at the very bottom of my ribs.
I am a 73 yr old male in good health, not overweight.

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
Possibility of musculoskeletal pain is more.

Detailed Answer:
Thanks for your question on Health Care Magic.
I can understand your situation and problem.
By your history and description, possibility of musculoskeletal pain is more.
But since you are having old age, better to first...

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I have severe pain on my right flank in the back-about 6 inches above my belt line and 6 inches to the right of my spine-it seems to remind me of an inguinal hernia I once had and is exacerbated by bending over- any ideas?
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doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
It looks like musculoskeletal pain.

Detailed Answer:
Hi
As per your description, it looks like musculoskeletal pain.Pain increasing during bending goes more in favour of musculoskeletal pain.
Inguinal hernia occurs in the groin and the pain will also be present there itself.
I...

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hi my wife having pain on upper back when she take brethe in and out, and touching her back. she did not cough.

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
It looks like musculoskeletal pain.

Detailed Answer:
hello dear,

Thanks for posting your query on HCM.

the pain that you have described appears to be unlikely due to any chest condition.

Does she have any fever or did she hurt herself anytime.

It looks like a musculoskeletal pain...

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pain in left side right behind at botton of ribcage. comes and goes. tender when pressed

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
Possibility of musculoskeletal pain is more.

Detailed Answer:
Thanks for your question on Healthcare Magic.
I can understand your concern.
In my opinion, you are mostly having musculoskeletal pain.
Your pain is increasing when you press it. This also favours musculoskeletal pain.
So...

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Good morning, I have had chest pain for the last 2 days, the pain comes and goes. The pain feels like hot/ burning popping pain if that makes sense? It is usually located on my right side but does radiate over to the left and into my back. The pain is like something I have never felt before.. it isn't a terrible pain, its bearable but I cant focus on anything else when it is happening. What do you think could be causing this?

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
I would recommend as follows :

Detailed Answer:
Hello!

Thank you for asking on HCM!

Regarding your concern, I would explain that your symptoms seem to be related to gastroesophageal reflux or gastritis.

Other possible causes to consider would be a musculoskeletal pain including...

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Hi Doctor ,

Thanks for your reply. Somehow the earlier thread was having some problem thats why opening new thread

I am having pain in the chest area as well mainly below the collar bone area.

How many Ibuprufen I need to take ...I have as 200 mg Ibuprufen so Can I take it 2 times a day ..How many days I need to take it?

I am reading some of the articles that Chest xray cant reveal all Lung Cancer cases ...So will it be possible in my case as well ?

Cause some of the symptoms I am also getting as Mucus Filled Throat , Back and chest pains , sometimes coughing with yellow sputum etc.

I know I am posting this question again and again but this is worrying me . Please suggest when and how I will be out of these worrisome symptoms


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Brief Answer:
This is mostly musculoskeletal pain.

Detailed Answer:
Thanks for your follow up question on Healthcare Magic.
I can understand your concern.
No need to worry for major lung disease.
Possibility of musculoskeletal pain is more.
Your pain is associated with movements. This is characteristic feature of musculoskeletal pain.
So apply warm water pad on affected areas.
Avoid movements causing pain.
Take painkiller like ibuprofen after food.
Don't take on empty stomach otherwise this will worsen your gas trouble.
And I am again saying that you are not having lung disease like lung infection or lung cancer.
Hope I have solved your query. I will be happy to help you further. Wish you good health. Thanks.

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
No need to worry for lung cancer or lung infection.

Detailed Answer:
Thanks for your follow up question on Healthcare Magic.
I can understand your concern.
Sorry for late reply as I was busy whole night with emergency.
You should take ibuprofen twice daily after food to prevent...

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Feeling of mild cramp in right lower leg on lying down, feeling dissappears after a short walk. Its possible drinking water helps

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
It may be due to musculoskeletal pain.

Detailed Answer:
Hi
As per your description, it looks like musculoskeletal pain.I prescribe Skeletal muscle relaxant containing Thiocolchicoside 4mg to my patients if the pain is severe.
As it is relieved on walking, nothing to worry.
If this...

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I AM SITTING AT MY DESK NOW AND I GOT THIS PAIN IN MY SIDE OR UNDER
MY BREAST RIGHT ONE IT HAPPENS ON THE LEFT SIDE SOMETIMES TOO
IT FEELS LIKE PRESSURE IT LAST A FEW MINUTES THEN IT DOES WHATS GOING ON???

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
It could be musculoskeletal pain.

Detailed Answer:
Hi
As per your description,it looks like musculoskeletal pain.
Apply hot fomentation over the affected area.
I prescribe skeletal muscle relaxant tablet containing Thiocolchicoside 4mg to my patients with similar complaints....

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I am having sharp stabbing pain on left side near ribs

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
It could be musculoskeletal pain.

Detailed Answer:
Hi
Pain in the left side of the abdomen could be a due to splenic problem or colonic problem like colitis.
Splenic lesions are excluded by Ultrasound abdomen and colonic lesions by Colonoscopy.
If all the routine investigations...

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I have a sudden pain in the outside of my left breast, under the armpit, that is constant but hurts more when I breath. Pulled muscle? or should I be concerned? I have diabetes and have been trying to get it under control with diet - so am eating an 800 calorie a day diet for the last 5 days. I also have ITP and cannot take Asprin. Thanks

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
Possibility of musculoskeletal pain is more.

Detailed Answer:
Thanks for your question on Healthcare Magic.
I can understand your concern.
By your history and description, possibility of musculoskeletal pain is more.
Please let me know if you are having cough, expectoration and...

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