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Posterior rib fracture

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What are the symptoms of rib fracture?

rib fractures (posterior) at different stages of healing, now i know none of us nor his grandparents ..., if their is multiple rib fractures at different stages say two weeks from each break is it painful? what forces would ...

Suggest treatment for rib fracture

Hey there, I was thrown from a horse and fractured rib right hand side .. 2 weeks ago. Went to hospital and they xrayed and ultrasounded .. cleared me. Its been healing but then today I picked up ...

What are symptoms of rib fracture?

I fear I may have a rib fracture . I bent over and kind of twisted my torso, heard a tiny snap, and now have bad pain with movement. The area (far right side near lowest part of rib cage ) is very ...

Suggest treatment for rib fracture

I fell on by right side and my doctor said I fracture r4 and crack r5 disk He said they will heal on there own, is that right ...

Is there any possibility of rib fracture by sneezing multiple times?

Can u break a rib by sneezing muptiple times? I have extremly sever pain aftet sneezing episode
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Severe back injury, rib fractures, basal atelectasis. Prescribed painkillers. Cure?

Hello, I fell on my back, from a standing position, onto a solid teak table which broke in two. The investigation revealed posterior rib fractures , basal atelectasis, and basal consolidation. The only treatment ...

Child having multiple healing posterior rib fractures. Alkaline phosphate more in blood count. How these fractures happened?

Hi. A year ago me and my partner found out our 6 month old daughter had multiple healing posterior rib fractures to her 6th,7th,8th,9th, all to her left side and both10th ribs. Also a fracture to her ...

Postmenopausal osteoporosis of spine, taking medicine , stopped. Rib fractures. Why is she getting fractures?

changed health care providers. In the last two years, she has had 3 spontaneous rib fractures at 6th-8th rib level, posterior, two on one side and one on the other. She is now being told that her bones ...

How to treat pelvic and rib fracture?

, no improvement. She is sp 2 weeks fall down a flight of steps with pelvic fracture and rib fracture ...

Suggest treatment for rib fracture pain

Hurt my left lower ribs 8 weeks ago, told it was a rib frature (2 ribs) but it still hurts just as bad as it did one week after injury. Should they do something else? I am wearing a rib brace and taking ibuprofen once or twice a day. No cough or...

Suggest treatment for rib fracture in and accident

there now. Could it just be a rib fracture on the right under the breast or near the breastbone? I know that there isn t much the docs can do for rib fractures. I am 140 pds and 5 9 . ...

Cough, thick mucus, sore ribs, fractured vertebrae. Help?

then a year. I fractured 6 vertebreas by compression in the past year. 4 L spine , 2 t spine, oh!! and one rid ...

What causes a single rib fracture in baby's back ?

what causes a single rib fracture in baby back left the 9th all other test for abuse have not shown shaken baby ...

Suggest remedy for difficulty in breathing post rib fracture

I fell and broke 10 ribs (7 on the right an three on the left) end of September last year. My family doctor isn t that interested - didn t look at x-rays - just read the report and said all was fine. however, last weekend in Edmonton, one of the...

Bone scan showed foci of radiotracer uptake, had rib fractures. Meaning?

consistent with rib fractures . I fractured them from coughing, which was September 2012. Should my ribs ...
Mobile Questions and Answers
How long dose it take for a cracked rib to heal?
It usually takes about 6 to 8 weeks for a rib fracture to heal completely.
doing benchpress and accidentally bounced the bar off my chest one time. Is it possible that this action caved in or moved my Chestwall inward ?
Hello. May be a rib fracture but will the chest wall cave inwards? that much weight would be too heavy to even lift. regards
A few days ago, I was wrestling and got hit toward the bottom of my left rib cage. Now i have pain if i lift anything or touch that area. Could be spleen?
Hi it could be spleen or rib fracture or lung injury. Kindly get a x ray chest and ultrasound abdomen for confirmation.
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