Tight painful feeling around top of bump
LST87 · 30/08/2020 09:21
Hey I’m 32+5 weeks FTM and was wondering if anyone has experienced pain around the top of your bump like someone pulling a band tight And the pain radiates through to your right shoulder?, it started with rib pain which I put down to my little girl kicking me but come the evening its like someone is pulling a band so tight around my ribs and the aching/pain in my right shoulder blade is becoming harder to deal with. Just wondered if this sounds normal or something I should bother my midwife with.
Addler · 30/08/2020 09:28
You should get checked for pre eclampsia, rib and shoulder pain is one of the symptoms. Hopefully nothing but not worth taking the risk
Ohhiiii · 30/08/2020 09:28
Rib pain and shoulder tip pain can be a symptom of something more serious, contact the midwife 👍
LST87 · 30/08/2020 09:36
Thank you, is it worth ringing triage? Can’t get hold of my midwife, I’ve had it for a week so is there any urgency.
Addler · 30/08/2020 09:56
Yes I would. Best case scenario baby has just been bumping you too hard and there's nothing to worry about. But they'd much rather rule it out
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