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Long term side effects of broken ribs

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Suffer broken rib. How long will the pain last?

How long will the sever pain last with a broken rib? ...
 

How long do broken ribs take to heal?

How long can broken ribs take to heal? ...
 

Suggest treatment for pain due ti broken ribs

I have broken ribs and paracetamol is helping me with the pain for the past 2 weeks . I am still in pain can i continue to use paracetamol for how long without being too risky? ...
 

Had broken ribs and hurting. How long will this pain last?

Apparently I broke my 6th and 7th rib back in July and it still hurts went to the doctor recently and found out they were broken how long is this pain going to last feels like forever ...
 

What causes meralgia paresthetica symptoms after a broken rib?

Hi, recently (7 days) broke 2 ribs from a fall (lower left back). I have been restricted in movement and spending long times inactive due to pain. Have just been awoken with burning numbness in my ...
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How long will it take to heal broken ribs?

conditions. The work is very busy and fast. I am slowly regaining my movement on the side of broken ribs . ...Hi .........I fell off a ladder and broke a couple of ribs a month ago . I am still in pain ...
 

Suggest treatment for broken ribs

I think I broke my rib on left side 1 week ago - roller coaster. Never got X-ray. Anyway, very painful as expected. But today the pain is even worse, mobility is worse, not better. Hurts when I take ...
 

Broken ribs. Should consult a orthopedic doctor?

I broke ribs 6 and 7 approx 6 weeks and 3 days ago but I am still hurt and doctor said two weeks ago that I can see where there broken and starting to heal. Doctor had me on light duty lifting ...
 

Suggest treatment for pain after broken ribs

I fell through ceiling and landed on my left side/back on a beam 3 days ago. I was examined in a and e and have suspected 3 broken ribs. I was prescribed codeine, paracetamol and ibuprofen for pain ...
 

Could swelling in abdomen be due to broken ribs?

My wife has two broken ribs on left side the second and third rib from top and fracture chest bone it s been six days since it happened she has went to er twice and Dr once she cannot breath and stomach ...
 

What causes abdominal bloating with broken ribs?

This past Friday I was in a motorcycle crash in which I broke 4 lower left ribs. I am told that is just going to take time and there is really nothing I can do... I feel like my abdomen is blouted ...
 

Is working with a broken rib causing internal injury?

I have a broken rib in my right front chest under my right breast . I hurt the worst trying to lay ... internally ? I have never broken a rib before and I forgot to ask Dr. in emerg ...
 

What causes persistent pain in the broken ribs?

Hello. I m a 44yo old woman. In January, I broke two ribs. While most days, the pain has quelled. However, it s August and my ribs are still tender. Today is almost as unbearable as the first days after ...
 

Suggest treatment for pain after a broken rib

I fell and hit my lower left back in the bottom rib area very hard against and auto mobile 2 days ago. I have a lot of pain and tenderness in the area. I am able to breath fine. The pain comes form ...
 

Had thoracic surgery, broken rib in area between scar and chest tube slits. Am I okay?

i had thoracic surgery and during procedure have a broken rib in my back area between scar ... at times. Do you know how long it will take for this system to go away? ...
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How do you treat a broken rib
Just conservative management, pain killers, and strapping ,rest , physiotherapy, thanks
 
what r the short and long term side effect of RITODRINE use on baby & mother. if used from 17wk till 37wk(three 10mg tablet/day)
There are no major side effects.
 
I have a broken bone in my chest. I don't know how it happens. Its been years now. And there is a joint over that place. Kindly tell me if i would need surgery
Hello Broken rib if not bothering you until now, there is no need for the surgery. Regards Dr. Srikanth Reddy
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