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Sinking feeling below the ribs - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   hello, about a year ago it felt like my ribs were digging into my insides
User :   recently it looks like the skin just below my ribs is sinking, or wastign away
User :   it still feels like my ribs are digging in, but it could be whatever is making my skin sink
User :   all bodily functions are 100% fine, what could this be?
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   do u have cough or chest pain?
User :   no
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details of the person-Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Weight and Height.
User :   28, male, office work, uk, single 5'6, 9.5stn
Doctor :   anytime have you consult for this
Doctor :   Do you smoke or chew tobacco/drink alcohol/Any illicit drugs/ betel nut chewing?
User :   the doctor has no idea, i quit smoking 1 month ago
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   anytime chest xray was done

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