An irrefutable fact that all of us have witnesses at least once is that, unfortunately, people go through moments when they feel unbearable pain, like when we hit our small toe against the corner of a piece of furniture, or slam the car door onto a finger. Did you know, though, that there are even worse pains than those? Or that they have been recently ranked? Well, if you did not know, you now. And here these are 10 of the worst pain in the world:
1) Renal Colic
The number one pain can be considered, in some cases as quite mild, or even as tolerable, however, the renal colic is regarded as reaching one of the highest levels of pain a person can feel. And it requires immediate attention; after all, it indicates that something is very wrong with your kidneys. It may caused by either an infection or a kidney stone.
2) Biliary Pain
The second worst pain would is the biliary pain, which some people may without actually realizing what it is. The pain might be caused by biliary stones. The pain usually affects the region of the abdomen, and is regarded as one of the most powerful pain that a person can feel.
3) Muscle Pain
This pain can be caused by the simplest of all evil: carrying a heavy load, going to gym, doing some physical effort inappropriately. This pain can be considered as strong enough, and it also requires a particular attention so that it does not worsen and causes an inflammation of the muscles and ligaments of our body, for example.
4) Chronic Migraine
At number four is chronic migraine, which unfortunately does not have a specific cause. However, migraines do not often affect only one’s head: The pain can be so intense that the person develops photophobia, i.e., they are not able to look toward the light. They may also suffer from fainting spells and nausea.
The fifth worse pain we can feel can be regarded as quite popular, because this is the infamous toothache. But, we are not just talking about the discomfort of a cavity, but about abscesses that may rupture, reaching the nerves of the tooth, which ends up causing a very strong pain. It can also cause other symptoms, such as swelling and infection.
6) Heart Attack
This one can also be said to be popular, in a way, particularly nowadays, and it affects mostly men. The pain is regarded as one of the strongest one can suffer, and words cannot depict the feeling, except, perhaps, if someone were to illustrate it by literally squeezing their own heart with their hands.
7) Natural Childbirth
The seventh worse pain is suffered during childbirth. Apart from the pain in the woman’s vaginal channel, there are the contractions and the back pain.
Gout occurs when there is an excess uric acid in the body, which cases a person’s joints to swell. The pain and the swelling do not prevent one’s movements, as many people may think. However, these ultimately hurt more than enough if you move.
9) Intracranial Hypertension
Intracranial hypertension occurs when there is something wrong with our head, and it eventually causes a lot of pressure to our skull, i.e., there is no room for the pain to expand to, so in order to find some a relief, an adequate treatment for causes of the pressure must be followed.
10) Second Degree Burn
And finally at number ten we have second degree burns. This is regarded as one of the worst pains in the world because there is no way find immediate relief. All you can do is wait until the pain is gone or the burned are is completely cool, which can take quite some time.