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 advise what should we do?
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 again. It does not hurt to touch it, but when I sneeze and open doors it hurts an extreme...
Chest pain after fall, swelling over rib, upper abdomen pain, nausea
Hello, I m a 34 year old female. About 8 months ago I had a fall; it wasn t very hard but I fell very twisted. I thought I had cracked my ribs then. I had intense pain in the middle of my chest below my breast where my ribs meet. After about 2 weeks I noticed a big swollen ball had developed over...
Fell, severe pain in chest. Rib injury or torn muscle?
5 days ago I was giving a friend a piggy back ride, I felt like he was slipping so I hoisted him up higher, this caused me to lose my balance. When I fell down I didn t want to rip my pants so I tried to fall as straight down as I could, at the same time as soon as I did I threw the person to the...
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 no more than ten pounds now two later says I can go back to work full duty. Should consult a orthopedic...
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 side and at the time I didn t feel any pain, though the punch was enough to knock me back (I was sparring). Starting the next morning I started feeling sore in that spot and it hurts when I lean...
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.
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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.
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