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Ribs still hurt after fall of 4 weeks ago

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Feeling tenderness on lower ribs. Prescribed with Avelox and muscle relaxers. Could this be cancerous?

xray after 4 weeks of this. xray showed left lower lobe shadow. possible pnemonia is what was reported. about a week ago my left side at lower ribs became very tender to the touch and hurts to lay down ...
 

Bruised ribs after crashing bike, purple bruise on ribs, hard lump underneath. Any idea?

Hi. I crashed on my mountain bike four weeks ago. I went to the ortho and he took x rays and ruled out a fracture . He told me to rest for a few weeks and said I had bruised ribs. There is a still ...
 

Having pain under ribs and excessive sweating in feet. How to overcome this problem?

left side and it hurt to move In bed. Whole it is improving from a pain scale of 10 two weeks ago it is still a 4. It feels like someone stuck a tennis ball under my left rib cage . I am a caregiver and have ...
 

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

the ribs and then on my sides. And that night my right side of stomach was aching badly. After few days i ... in between i was alright for two weeks after which i started getting pain. ...
 

What causes sharp pain from under the rib to hip level?

caused hemorrhaging. After that, they implanted the Mirena IUD. I still have random spotting ... under my rib to my hip level only on the right side. Should I be concerned? Will this be something ...
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Pain in ribs

My wife s rib got hit by the kitchen platform 4 days ago due to an accidental fall and she is complaining the pain since then and sometimes it becomes very severe and sometimes it remains milder. Pl ...
 

Why would one experience cold sweats and chills after having a rib injury?

and get chills at the same time. I did fall hard against my ribs about 2 weeks ago and noticed them starting about that time. My ribs are still sore. I had this for a short time last year after surgery when ...
 

Injury to left breast, ribs, upper left thigh, stomach pain due to fall. Cracked rib?

I fell about 1 1/2 weeks ago and landed hard on my nightstand after triping on a rug and flying through the room. My left breast is blue and sore, as well as my rib area in that place and also some othr ...
 

Suggest treament for pain in ribs after an accidental fall

About a week ago, I fell on my back (left-hand side on my ribs). I had extreme pain throughout that night & the next day (breathing, standing,sitting...). The pain subsided for a week and then it is back ...
 

Chest pain after fall, swelling over rib, upper abdomen pain, nausea

my breast where my ribs meet. After about 2 weeks I noticed a big swollen ball had developed over my left rib. It s been 8 mo s and I m still hurting all of the time. My upper abdomen hurts, burns ...
 

Diagnosed with bronchitis, have immense cough with severe shooting pains in rib during cough. Cracked rib?

Hi, I ve had a cold for about 3weeks and recently went to the local ER (2 days ago), after an X ... where It hurts to stand. Is this serious, or anything like a cracked/ fractured rib? What can I do ...
 

Fell, severe pain in chest. Rib injury or torn muscle?

for a few hours. I haven t had a good night sleep in a week. Is this typical of a rib injury? Or did I tear ...5 days ago I was giving a friend a piggy back ride, I felt like he was slipping so I hoisted him up ...
 

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 ...
 

What is the cause for the rib to protrude after a punch to the rib ?

Hello. I am a 32 year old male, 5 7 150 lbs. I was recently punched in the ribs on the lower left ... was sparring). Starting the next morning I started feeling sore in that spot and it hurts when I lean forward ...
 

Bruised ribs, swollen stomach, achy thigh after falling down. Anything serious?

I rolled my 4-wheeler a week ago and my ribs are bruised among other things. I was wonder ... was pretty deep, my rib cage seems to be tighter and more uncomfortable now than what it was all last week ...
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I got elbowed is the breast really hard to weeks ago. It hurts and its bigger and feels different. What could be wrong with it.
You may have strained the muscles or even broken a rib.
 
I am a 47 yr old male 195lb that hAd an atv accident 10 days ago %2Cspent 4days in hosp with 7 fracture ribs %2Ccollasted lung and broken clevicle what meds should
Hello! Broken ribs give plenty of pain. Its because the chest can not be immobilized. Good medicines for broken ribs are Diclophenac 50 mg twice a day and Tramadol 100 mg once a day. You should also have chest X-ray about 7 days after the accident. Regards.
 
Hi I had a bad fall about 4 months ago and broke my ribs in my right hand side and even though they seem to be fixed i get alot of pain when i drink alcohol
Hi, Thanks for writing in to us. You might need some more time for complete healing of your broken ribs. It can take up to 6 months for complete healing. Hope this helps
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