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sparklyholiday
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Does anyone else have diaphragm pain? That spot that's above your stomach but below your chest?

I very often feel a pressure and a pain there...

Could that be due to lyme, since it's a muscle and lyme can affect muscles...?

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Yes. But I thought it was my diaphragm, but really it was my spleen twinging. (spleen is enlarged quite a bit)

Maybe next time you see your doc, mention the diaphragm pain and ask her to check your spleen.

Bart and babs do a number on the spleen.

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Good idea! I will. Does your spleen hurt toward one side? My pain is just left of center.
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Yes, the spleen is on the left side.

Normally it is protected by the rib cage but when it is enlarged it can be felt outside he edges of the ribs.

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Sparkly, sounds like your herxing... One pain then another. That pain was one of the things that got me a fibromyalgia Dx many years ago. Of course if it continues have a dr check it out.
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