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Back pain near the rib cage - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Back Pain
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Practicing since : 2005
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   hello
User :   I am good
User :   I have pain in my back
Doctor :   Please provide these details: Age, Gender, Location, Occupation, Marital status, Height and Weight.
User :   Near my rib cage
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   did u lift anything or hurt in that place anytime recent
Doctor :   ly
User :   27 female Jamaica Teacher single 5feet 6 145
User :   no
User :   Are you still there?
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   how severe is the pain
User :   No
User :   Its mild
Doctor :   is he pain localised or radiating
Doctor :   ok
User :   When I inhale I feel it more
Doctor :   what makes the pain to increase and what decreases the pain
Doctor :   ok
User :   Could it be my kidney?
Doctor :   i need to take detailed medical history
User :   ok
Doctor :   Do you smoke or chew tobacco/drink alcohol/Any illicit drugs
User :   No
Doctor :   do u have cough as of now?
User :   No
Doctor :   Do you have Allergies / Diabetes / Thyroid problem / High Blood pressure/Heart disease/ Asthma/use medicines for any illness.

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