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Posterior rib fracture

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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
 

What are the long term effects of rib fractures and severe migraines after an accident?

What are the long term effects of having all your ribs broken on the left side of your body and severe migraine headaches? By getting hit and ran over by a car ?
 

Dull pain below ribs, acid reflux, musculoskeletal pain, rib fracture

i have a pain, ( dull ake ) just blow my right rib starting at the first rib that has a sharp point on it, it gose from there to almost the same place on the other side. If i sit bent over gust a little i can push my fingers under it and pull it...
 

Injured by a cow. Got rib fracture. Noticed swelling on chest and abdomen. What is causing this?

I was injured by a cow on the 24th causing 10 broken ribs . I spent 2 nights in the hospital. They did 2 chest x-rays and blood work and no other issues were seen. The day after my injury my chest and abdomen were swollen. I still have some...
 

Spleen removed after an accident. Got fever. Concerned for rib fracture and the lung injury

My son is in hospital he as had is spleen removed. Due to accident he as now got a tempreture 139 or just under so there must be an infection broken ribs and arm no more XXXXXXX bleeding but as a pipe in his throat to help him breath. Your...
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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 ...
 

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 ...
 

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 ...
 

Dog jumped on lower right floating rib, heard a crack sound. Is it a rib fracture?

, should we be concerned that the rib fractured or cracked? ...
 

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 ...
 

Ribs fractured, spot on thyroid, high blood calcium, low vitamin D. What should I do?

I seem to fracture my ribs so often with out a real injury that shoud cause it. I did have one ... done and I still fracture my ribs so eay that it seems like my ribs are all the time hurting. What ...
 

Ribs paining, bone scan shows bilateral rib lesion. Are ribs fractured, no breast cancer?

: bilateral rib lesions ( healing rib fractures ) So, are the ribs just fractured or do I need to be concerned ...
 

Back injury, pain on breathing, standing straight. Symptoms due to fall or possible rib fracture?

. Is the pain more likely from the fall itself and from possible bruising, or could she have a rib fracture? ...
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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
 
Last week I fell and hit the rt side of my breast. It hurts when I move fast,twist,bend ovr or breath deep. Do u think I bruised a rib n how long til it better
A rib fracture is very painful condition and it hurts all the time during breathing and also during upper limb movements. It could be a soft tissue contusion. Do take pain killers like Ibuprofen
 
My boyfriend just threw up while he was sleeping and then rolled over and three up on the floor He has asthema and said his chest hurt... Is he going to be ok?
You can press the area slightly, & if there is no sign of rib fracture (which should not be there), there should be no reason to worry. Asthma won't get aggravated by the incident. Regards.
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