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nothing serious than to wait and risk problems later. So yes, get it checked right away! ;) i have a small lump on my ribs, about 2 to 3 inches down from the breast,its not on the breast at all... its small and circular...
RxBlogger has a nice list of possible diagnoses.  Unfortunately, just about anything can cause pain in the right upper quadrant (under the ribs), even stuff that isn't typically associated w/pain...
The differential diagnosis or list of possible things that could cause what you're describing..., can lead to perforation or bleeding out and death.  Gallstones can cause similar pain but typically...
Go see your family doctor!  S/he is trained to evaluate the cause of your pain and treat it.  You can probably safely ignore occasional pain but if it persists and affects your sleep, it's time to get checked
up.    Another less welcome cause of pain in the right upper quadrant is HELLP syndrome or hemolysis, elevated liver...
I have pain under my left rib cage that radiates down to my left frontal side of my abdomal area... have complained about the left rib pain and many had found out they had a cyst on their spleen by an ultrasound...
Rib Pain: Can Chiropractic Help? by Dr. Eben Davis Doctor of Chiropracty become irritated from a subluxated rib...it can cause all of the symptoms listed... a good chiropractor can help you with also...even rib pain. I see 5-6 new cases of rib pain per month...
Rib Pain: Can Chiropractic Help? by Dr. Eben Davis Doctor of Chiropracty the intercostal nerve. When these nerves become irritated from a subluxated rib...it can cause all of the symptoms.... But there are lots of other conditions a good chiropractor can help you with also...even rib pain. I see 5-6 new...
it is on the upper right side by my rib cage.  It doesnt feel like anything but you know... just below rib cage? lower right, etc.  3)Does it change in size or shape with activity? or laying flat...
Pain under the left side of your rib cage extending to your belly button could be above the belt as well as below.  Possibilities include rib fracture (any recent trauma?), pneumonia (cough, fever...

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