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Costocondritis cause cardiac arrest - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Hypertension and Heart Disease
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Doctor :   HI
Doctor :  
User :   hello can costochondritis ause cardiac arrest
Doctor :  
Doctor :  
costochondritis is a problem of the ribs
User :   I have a fear that it can are u sure? I got in a car accident years ago and bruised my sternum and it never healed I get pain when I lift things to much
Doctor :   ok
User :   so i shouldnt worry about my heart stopping from it
Doctor :  
dont worry costochondritis will not cause cardiac arrest
Doctor :   yes
User :   okay thank you! I developed a fear that my heart will stop
Doctor :  
no no nothing to worry
User :   thank you what is good for the pain
Doctor :   what are u taking now?

User :   motrin some dayss it helps some days it dontr
Doctor :  
there are more powerful drugs which are available only on prescription

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