Pain on left side

Posted , 3 users are following.

I sometimes have pain on my left side by my rib it's sharp but it's quick and sometimes the pain at the bottom of sternum to I do have acid reflux could this be that I had a scope couple years ago and doc said it was acid it's not constant but I know it there no other systems

1 like, 3 replies

Report

3 Replies

  • Posted

    My first thought is costochondritis but it generally stays for a week or more. I recently read an article about how is a rib can pop out place and then pinches a nerve. From the article I was reading it can pop out and back in all day long. Which would explain the pain coming and going. get suggested seeing a chiropractor to have the rib put back in place. well that's my two cents worth, good luck on finding out what's going on.

    Report Reply

Join this discussion or start a new one?

New Discussion Reply

Report as inappropriate

Thanks for your help!

We want the forums to be a useful resource for our users but it is important to remember that the forums are not moderated or reviewed by doctors and so you should not rely on opinions or advice given by other users in respect of any healthcare matters. Always speak to your doctor before acting and in cases of emergency seek appropriate medical assistance immediately. Use of the forums is subject to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy and steps will be taken to remove posts identified as being in breach of those terms.