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Ive just fell down the stairs and my ribs hurt

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Suggest treatment for injured ribs

I am 68 yr old and in good health. Three days ago, I fell against the bathroom cabinet and think I bruised or cracked ribs. Am very sore between breast and waist from midline to my side. Deep breaths hurt ...
 

Suggest treatment for pain in rib cage

Four days ago, I felt a pop in my upper rib cage whike bending to the opposite side. I then fell onto the side i felt the pop in. Immediately after, and ever since then, I've been in pain at varying ...
 

Got rib injury. Started stomach ache and acidity problem. Are they related?

Hello Doctor, Last month i fell down while getting down the stairs. I was hit on my back near the ribs and then on my sides. And that night my right side of stomach was aching badly. After few days i ...
 

Suggest remedy for painful bruise near the rib cage

fell in shower almost 4 days ago. landed on left hip. ...step down shower, the area on my back right below my rib cage above my hip was exactly where the step struck. was a small bruise , has ...
 

Suggest treatment for broken ribs and constipation after an injury

Hi I fell down my stairs last Tuesday and was told without thorough examination or an X-ray that I ... that a couple of my ribs ( on my back) are broken. I have had no appetite due to a swollen abdomen since ...
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What are the symptoms of injured ribs cage?

Hi I fell down the stairs today I have been in a lot of pain all day with my neck, my back, bottom, lower rib cage on left handside in the back to be honest feel like I have been in a car crash. It hurts ...
 

Could stabbing pain in shoulders be related to bruised ribs?

i fell down 3 stairs over a week ago and hit my ribs on my left side. It has been sore and i have ... getting stabbing pain in the middle of my shoulder blade. Could this be related to my hurting my ribs? ...
 

What causes pain on back and ribs after injury?

I slipped going down stairs and fell on my back and slid down a few steps. I have pain on the right .... There are no bruises, but the area is tender and hurts when I apply pressure. Other than fracturing a rib or two what ...
 

What causes persistent pain near ribs after falling?

but nothing is taking the pain away, I ve had it for a month just after I fell down stairs, I got took ...I have been in pain with my stomach up near my ribs, my ribs also hurt.. When I walk, stand up ...
 

How to cure sharp pain near ribs?

Every time I move, I experience a very sharp pain in my right side - it feels like inside my ribs. I fell down a set of stairs 3 weeks ago and had a number of injuries that have almost heeled ...
 

What is the permanent solution for rib pain?

Four months ago I fell hurting my ribs - left back. I m still feeling some soreness (comes and goes) and the feeling that something is not right under the rib cage. When I lay down and stretch it out it feels better ...
 

Suggest treatment for severe rib cage pain

I fell whilst carrying a very hard plastic postal bin and it jammed into my upper ribs on the right side. This was 10 days ago. It still hurts quite a bit which I consider normal, but the thing ...
 

Suggest remedy for pain and tenderness in rib area

I fell pretty hard hit my rt side rib area. I had old injury to ribs same side years ago fx .... It s up in my pec area same side all the way mid ribs... breathing hurts n now stomachs swollen n tight ...
 

What causes ribs pain during a pregnancy?

I am having very very sharp pains on my left side of my ribs. Its constant and very very painful. It hurts to lay down, sit up, breathe, move, and anything else. Ive taken a warm bath, taken tylenol ...
 

What causes pain in lower back and ribs?

I fell down steps a month ago. Fractured my vertebrae. Between L3 and L4. Dr said it should heal on its own. I still have pain in lower back and pain in my lower ribs. Hurts to lay on my sides cuz my ...
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Hi,when i jump on my tranpoline the pressure when i go down hurts my chest inside.Whats wrong?
Do not worry. It is due to pressure on the ribs. Please reply with thanks.
 
Hello im just wanting to know I've got a stabbing pain in my chest and wen I move or cough or breath it hurts wat does it mean
not heart. cannot say in your particular case without an exam AND... the parts that when moved make the pain, are the parts that have the problem (ribs, rib joints, or irritation around the lung).
 
i fell really hard on my butt, but my buttocks didnt hurt when i fell my chest did. I had an unbearable shooting pain and it still hurts when i move or breathe
It is likely you have damaged a rib , please dont ignore it and meet your doctor. Thanks
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