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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 ...
 

Is it normal to have one side of the abdomen harder than the other in a healthy individual?

In a perfectly healthy man, is it possible for the left side of his stomach to have an area that is harder than the right? ...
 

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 rib cage deformities?

the left side of my rib cage is a little bigger than my right I have no pain and all my organ are in good shape from the complete abdominal I did. I was wondering if it is normal to have one rib cage ...
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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 ...
 

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 ...
 

Continuous pain on one side of the chest, pain on touching ribs. X-ray showed no breaks, normal lungs, ultrasound normal. No relief with Arcoxia and Prednisolone. Remedy?

I bent over one morning to pick up broken glass felt this pain which got worse by nightime. i have been having pain in my right side of my chest under my breast bone by my ribs it hurts when I touch ...
 

What could it be if having extra skin at the opening of the vagina?

of skin that connects from one side of my vagina to the other. It s at the opening and when I take my tampon out it hurts a lot and I have to push it to the side to get my tampon out. I haven t told my mom ...
 

Having extra cartilage in the bottom of the rib. Pokiness, pressure in the area. Sometimes catches, bothersome. Solution?

Hi i have extra cartilage i was told when pregnant on my right side at bottom of rib it bothered me then but now lately has it pokes and feels pressure lately it feels like it has either grown or bent some ...
 

Is it normal to have one side of head bigger than the other?

I recently i noticed that the left side of my son s head (6yrs old) is a lil bigger than the right side.i feel it on the top and on the back of his head..I can st stop worrying about it..Not sure how ...
 

Is it normal to have pain in one side of pelvis during sex?

what should I do. I do have pain at times during sex that shoots through the one side of my pelvis area. This is something new for us that has just started we have been together a year and it is only when he is on top. ...
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Hello I'm 17 this year . I noticed I have an extra rib bone near my sternum. Its not very visible but it made my breast grow towards left side. Is it dangeorus
Hi First you should confirm it by an Xray.Have an orthopedic consultation with a chest xray.If its there and realy hurting you,surgical removal can help you.Hope this may help you. thanks
 
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?
 
Im having weird hiccuping feeling right below my chest in my left rib. My pulse seems normal but idk whats going one
Hello Slfisher, Hiccough is a spasmodic contraction of the diaphragm that separates chest from abdomen.It usually originates from the stomach. Indigestion, gaseous distension etc can cause it. A sudden catching sensation in the lower chest with a spasmodic voice and a discomfort in the site are the symptoms. With Best wishes, Dr C. J. Varghese, Homoeopath, +91 9447019733, drcjvarghese@gmail.com
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