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Severe bronchitis, pneumonia, cough, rib pain, inflammed rib cartilage. Prescribed aleve. Is the medication right?

getting over the coughing and being sick; i have had a pain in my ribs on the right side. severe pain when ... and they said it could possibly be the cartlidge between the ribs is enflamed and irritated but they never did ...

As sharp pain in the rib cage after sneezing or coughing. Cracked a rib? Torn cartilage?

in immediate serious pain. I do believe I may have cracked a rib or torn cartilage . I am an athlete with many ..." of pain in my left lower rib cage . It caused me to double over. It has been about 90 minutes and it feels ...

What are the features of cartilage?

I m having a problem answering this question... Which of the following are features of a cartilage? Select all that apply. 1.) It does not have blood. 2.) It is formed from bone. 3.) It has no nerve supply ...

What causes incomplete healing of cartilage after cartilage repair surgery?

I had cartlidge repair suregery done on my knee, the last week of Febuary. I can use it for the most part, it s still alittle stiff some days, and I can t kneel on it. But I have been experiencing a burning sensation in my calf muscles, on both...

Does Advil cause cartilage damage?

does advil cause cartilidge damage? I was told it did
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Suggest remedy for inflamed cartilages between ribs

I been told I have inflamed cartilages between my ribs and chest can t remeber the name of it, begins with a c. But now I also have a swelling feeling on my left side of my neck and collar bone. I am ...

Suggest symptoms for Cartilage

My toddler has a fairly sudden lump on her ribs. It s hard, and feels like part of the ribs ... it was a tumor or something terrible) and he told me that it s just cartilage. Could this be right? Should I get ...

What could the lump on breast, near the rib and sternum with inflamed cartilage mean?

it s been easy to ignore. I went to my doctor and he said I have inflamed cartilage from overexertion ...I have a lump under my right breast seemingly on top of my rib really close to my sternum ...

Suggest remedy for pain in chest due to inflamed cartilage between sternum and ribs

Why has my chest been hurting I m 19 and don t really do anything much at first I went to the doctor and they said my cartlege in between my sternum and ribs was inflamed but its now back what could ...

Is pain caused to torn cartilage in rib area?

cartilage in my rib area, if so what can be done to get this better any faster? Both injuries were on my ...I broke 3 ribs approx 2 yrs ago. I have always had a tender spot on the left side rib area ...

Can cartilage cause bulge and pain in the back?

and they did X-rays they said it was my cartilage around the rib. Recently it has been pulling out a lot ore ... a pain in my lower rib. There was a bulge and a lot of pain. The bulge felt hard and moved slightly. I ...

Suggest treatment for pain due to extra cartilage

I recently had a CT scan tht showed extra cartlage from my sternum to my rib because oF pain and popping sound i went to the doctors. I was told only surgery would take the pain away and to take advil ...

What causes costochondral cartilage calcification of lungs?

I got a report from my doctor from a xray I have several issues in my lungs calcification in lower lung areas hilar area costochondralcartlidge calcification most exuberant at the first ribs howerver ...

Is cartilage buildup on the torso cause for concern?

shape where the rib cage comes together in the middle of your chest. Over the years, this bump has grown ... to the doctor, and he said that it s just cartilage build up. Occasionally it will give me a small amount ...

I had some cartilage from my left ribs

When I was younger I had some cartilage from my left ribs removed to aid in the construction of my ... was coming out through my ribs (because that s what it feels like), but I know it s not that. I m not even ...
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is it possible that the inflamation of the cartilage will lead to heart attack ? my husband got inflamation of the cartilage and his chest pain.
Hello. Thanks for writing to us. The inflammation cannot cause a heart attack. The chest pain can happen due to the inflammation. I hope this information has been helpful for you. Regards, Dr. Praveen Tayal . For future query, you can directly approach me through URL Click on thanks button if it is helpful.
hello doctor i just want to ask what is the medicine for the inflamation of the cartilage?
Hello. Thanks for writing to us. You can take pain killers like ibuprofen. It will help in reducing inflammation also. I hope this information has been helpful for you. Regards, Dr. Praveen Tayal . For future query, you can directly approach me through URL Click on thanks button if it is helpful.
Why does it hurt to breathe and swallow? I get a sharp pain in my breast and back part rib area.
Hi Miller The pain could be due to costochondritis ( which means the cartilage in the rib cage is inflamed), gastritis or even simple trauma. I would like to know the following details before I can help you further: a. Since when do
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