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Is it normal to have an extra rib on one side

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Child is having big rib on one side. Is this dangerous?

Hi. I have just discovered that my 3-year-old daughter has a very big rib on her left side of the breast, where the nibble is placed. Is that normal for a 3-year-old or can it be somethings dangerous? ...
 

Have extra rib, pain on right side, rib moves easily when pressed on, can hear it pop. What specialist to see?

I am 22 years old. I have an extra rib on my right side. Every since I was a child I have not been ... for 24 to 48 hours so I don't think it is the common "stitch". This extra rib moves quite easily when ...
 

What causes pain on the right side under ribs?

My 15 year old son is having a lot of pain under his ribs on the right side up high. I was told he has stomach ulcers and was given Ranitidine 300mg to take one time at night we are in the first week ...
 

Having side pain below rib. CT Scan and US normal. What could it be?

Hi...my is name DAJE I been having my right side pain below my rib sine 09/07/13 it fell like label pain. I been the hospital twice and my Physician .....could this be gallstone and one can't see ...
 

What causes one sided lower rib protrusion?

What would cause one sided lower rib protrusion with an indentation underneath with no pain or tenderness? ...
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Is it normal to an extra rib in the back?

investigating it seems as though it might be an extra rib. Is that normal? Can it be an extra rib? It s only ... an appt? Can it wait? Should I wait? What happens if it is an extra rib? Why does that happen? How did ...
 

What could be the extra bone on the rib of an infant ?

Hi there my daughter on her right had side she has like some extra bone on her rib i have seen a consultant about it they did a xray and said it wast cartillige it seems to have grown abit does cartillige ...
 

can you have an extra rib in the lower part of the rib cage ?

I was told I have an extra rib when I was twenty five and the pain is at the bottom of the left ... an extra rib from Adam. But seriously can you have an extra rib in the lower part of the rib cage ? ...
 

Is it normal to have extra costal cartilage on the bottom of my front rib cage?

hi i was wondering....i was born with extra i guess costal cartilige right on the bottom of my front rib cage..when my grandfather first saw me when i was born, he refeered to me as have a puffed out ...
 

Can extra mucosal duodenal wall thickening be symptom of cancer?

I recently had a CAT Scan that revealed extra mucosal duodenal wall thickening. I have spasms, pain directly below my ribs on the right side. I can also feel some type of lump or mass. I m scheduled ...
 

What causes protruding of rib of one side?

Hi, I just noticed an odd shape to my 4 year old daughters ribs on the right hand side, it s not floating and feels like its part of her ribs could she have a protruding rib? it feels different ...
 

Is left rib being bigger than the right one in an infant normal?

hi sir good morning my baby is reached to eight months left side rib is little bit bigger compare to right side i consult a doctor they checked the baby and said according to my experience ...
 

Intermittent bleeding. Extra dose of contraceptives. Is this normal?

this, I started bleeding. I know bleeding or spotting can be normal in this situation. But the bleeding ... on day 4 of taking no pill. the bleeding hasn t stopped. I have read that it is likely to stop on Monday ...
 

Have extra cartilage on lower ribs and hurts. Rest all tests normal. What does it mean?

I have extra cartilage on my lower left ribs. What is this called and why does it hurt? Sometimes I feel as though I may have something wrong with my stomach. CT scans, Xrays and blood work show nothing ...
 

What could pressure on the rib cage suggest?

I have been having some pressure from one side of my rib cage to the other and down to the navel .... By the afternoon I feel like I have an extra small rib cage on. What do you think? ...
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I have an extra toenail growth on my big toe. The normal toe nail has broken across the center. The extra toenail is growing beneath my normal toenail.
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goodmorning doctor my quetion sir if am briting my ribs one side is painying me what is the solution?
Hi. Pain on breathing in the ribs can have a problem inside the chest or in the ribs . Please visit a Doctor urgently and get an X-ray chest to know the diagnosis to have a proper treatment . This can be a serious matter. Do you have fever and cough also?
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