... My Wife had a car accident in 2005. She had broken her rib cage. I am extremely grateful to god that she has recovered from it and has healed over time. But there still is a problem that she faces. She has constant back pain and there is a swelling on her left shoulder at times. ... (0 replies)
... I have had a dull ache in my lower left ribs and a really sore and tender spot which feels like a mass or something dislodged. However, I cannot remember ever having an injury or painful move or anything. ... (0 replies)
... igher than my left side and they said it was all muscular. I have no idea what this can be from. But all I know is that it hurts so bad. I usually post on the pain management board or the addiction and recovery board because I became addicted to the pain pills. ... (17 replies)
... Sammy has some good suggestions. Maybe a nerve pain medication would be something to request at your clinic while you're waiting for the medicaid to kick in. ... (17 replies)
... So, if it's thoracic disc problems, how does it get fixed? I know I definitely don't go to a chiro or osteo for manipulation, right? What can they do for this type of problem?
Without insurance I am stuck. I go to a clinic with a sliding scale, which really helps. I don't make enough to purchase my own insurance, but have medicaid pending. I hope it goes through soon. I was... (17 replies)
... helps with the fear of the palpations, that should not be ignored. I also take pain meds but some days they just don't work well. ... (17 replies)
... Those nerves only hang in there for so long before they permanently get grumpy. It sounds like you have "radicular pain." That is that pain radiating around your rib cage. I know it well. Argh. ... (17 replies)
... really didn't want to do another MRI. I just can't afford it. But the pain is driving me crazy. I don't think I can take it anymore. It never goes away. I get pain down my arm, too. ... (17 replies)
... But I do. I have tenderness and pain to the touch along those dermatome lines for sure. The more I move, the more it hurts. That's just why I think a spinal MRI would be a good idea. ... (17 replies)
... I am not a Dr but it seems to me that this is a muscle issues. Didn't you say that when touched it hurts more? And that in AM is better than later in a day?
If this would be related to your spine or bone it realy does not matter you touch or not - does not make much difference for pain. And arthritites, spinal problem can get even worse at night.
I am dealing with it many... (17 replies)
... problems in thoracic spine. One of my ribs is not connecting to my spine right, I guess. ... (17 replies)
... depending on type, can possibly lead to the ribs fusing to the spine. ... (17 replies)
... I have had chronic pain for the last 5 months. ... (17 replies)
... When I was 19 I got myself ran over by a truck. ... (4 replies)
... Have a look at a dermatone chart. They are all over the web. You may have damaged your thoracic spine. ... (7 replies)
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... off of hear for along time now. I have been real busy. I just hope for away to get some relife from my pain. I cant even control my legs at nite, they flopp all over the place and it only happens when I am sleeping. ... (5 replies)
... Base of my spine messed up. After recovery, not any pain for a year, then pain started coming, mainly back pain, shooting down left leg. ... (9 replies)
... months ago through lifting weight, sleeping bad and working a labour job. I started to get back pain and long story short after it got bad enough for me to realize it wasnt just regular good pain. ... (2 replies)
... i am 22 and was in a car accident in Jan 2008 but was not taken to the ER. i slid on ice at 15mph and hit a tree and got out of the car and didnt feel any pain till aprox Aug 2008. since then i have seen a few drs but never a back specialist. ... (3 replies)