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Cramps in rib cage, soreness. Is this muscular?

i have had like a cramping sensation or twinge at the bottom of my rib cage in the centre (sternum) this comes and goes, have had it this past 2-3 months, cant really class it as painful, just annoying - very slight soreness, twinges down to my lower stomach , feels to be at front of my body only, is this muscular? - i am 31 yo male
Asked On : Thu, 6 Dec 2012
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The pain that you have described is likely to be due to muscular spasm in the area. Avoid any stressful exercises and do a hot fomentation. Mild pain killers and muscle relaxants may be needed.
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Dr. Praveen Tayal
Answered: Fri, 7 Dec 2012
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