Cough, thick mucus, sore ribs, fractured vertebrae. Help?
coughing up very thick mucus every time I lay down, at night it s awful or standing for more then half hour my throat is full of this thick white mucus that I have to spit out. At night I spit up jelly or tapiocas like balls with white mucus. My right side of ribs is very sore. This is been going...
Bone scan showed foci of radiotracer uptake, had rib fractures. Meaning?
I had a bone scan in November 2012. The results were foci of radiotracer uptake are noted in the lateral aspect of the right 5th through 9th ribs and in the left 6th through 8th ribs, which are all consistent with rib fractures . I fractured them from coughing, which was September 2012. Should my...
I am just getting overa nasty lung infacten. But my left rib cage hurts alot. It hurts to breath, mover, bend over. Could I have broken a rib coughting so much?
Yes, you have pain from a musculo-skeletal source in your rib cage. Your cough may have caused it. It is important to control cough. Rib brace may help. Rib fracture can further cause damage to lung and other organs. See a doctor.
Hi, i have got really painful ribs at the moment. I noticed the pain the morning after i had sex. It does not hurt when i breath but am in a lot of pain. Thanks
It can be a costochondritis If it is that ice pack application and NSAID group drugs like nimusulide or ketoprofen helps.But if the pain is severe better rule out a rib fracture by doing a chest x ray.Hope this may help you
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