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Pain in rib cage with a breathing problem

i was asleep in the back seat of my suv on my right side while traveling. when I awoke my right side rib cage wasw in pain also i cant take in a full breath I have tried to apply heat and just takeing it easy
Asked On : Sat, 16 Apr 2011
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Hello there..
welcome to healthcare magic forum..
Did you travel for long hours?? Do you any history of bleeding disorder?? Is you heart beating fast?? Since you have history of travel you might be suffering clot in your vessels of lung..Or else it might be a simple condition like muscle pain.. To be on safer side you need to got ER and consult a doctor.
Hope this helps.
take care.
Answered: Sat, 16 Apr 2011
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