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Dr. Mark, Neurologist (MD)
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Have an occasional tingling sensation in my front left rib

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Have an occasional tingling sensation in my front left rib (sometimes right) cage area. What could that mean?
JA: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?
Customer: Have had some gas discomfort...been taking omeprazole daily lately.
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: Not for that part of my body...I'm also hypothyroid and take synthroid daily
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Neurology
Expert:  Dr Chip (M.D.) replied 10 months ago.

Hello and welcome. I'm Dr Chip

Could you please give me a little more information?

Where exactly is the pain located?

How long does it last?

When you have it does it hurt to take a deep breath?