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Buzzing and movement on the inner side of right rib cage - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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hi
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how can i help you
User :   I signed in again, and I have paid - do you still have my information about my daughter?
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iam another doctor on line
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can you please explain what symptoms she has
User :   OK - My daughter (age 20) has what she calls a "buzzing" and "movement" on the inner side of her right rib cage; she says it doesn't hurt, and it's worse when she exhales.
Doctor :   ok
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did she had any injury?
User :   I don't think so. She dances, so she might have pulled something (she had also dais she had a pain in her right side sometimes - not the rib cage). She also had a spontaneous pneumothorax of the left lung in Jan.
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ok
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does he have any chest pain, fast heart beat, giddiness, dizziness?
User :   No.
Doctor :   is she taking any medications

User :   She takes Lexipro for anxiety.
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ok
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that is fine
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does she has any cough, cold, fever?
User :   No cold or fever; not really much of a cough either, though a little sometimes.
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ok
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it could be a simple muscle strin
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nothing to worry
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since she had pneumothorax
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i suggest her to get a an X-ray done
User :   OK - she won't want to hear that, but...
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and i suggest her to take tab Tylenol 3 times a day for 3 days
User :   Should we wait the 3 days before going in for an x-ray? She really has anxiety about tests, etc. after the lung problem.
Doctor :   Better to get the x-ray done
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since it is increasing while exhaling?
User :   OK - we'll do it. Is there anything I should look for in the meantime?
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Is she an asthmatic?
User :   Yes, she says worse when exhaling
User :   No
Doctor :   is she has any sound coming out while breathing that is wheezing
User :   OK - nothing like that now.
Doctor :   ok

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then go for an X-ray and take Tylenol
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this will help
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ask her to avoid dance
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till this settles
User :   OK.
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is ther any thing i can help you?
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Doctor :   Have you filled the feedback form?
User :   I guess that's it
Doctor :   Have you filled the feedback form?
User :   I tried - it won't let me write comments
Doctor :   you can selct the feed back
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or write in this box
User :   My only complaint is that I had problems with the page flashing in and out for a couple of hours.
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that is due to system problem
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the feed back is for doctors about he chat
User :   Right - I understand, but it was frustrating.
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so send the feed back for the chat with doctor
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i regret for that
User :   The chat itself was helpful.
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some time it happens
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then you need to give feed back for the chat
Doctor :   ok]

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we will see to that it will not be repeated
User :   I did - 3 times! It keeps popping up! Anyway, the chat is good, the system not so good.
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sorry for the inconvineince
User :   It;s OK
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