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Pain in the sternum - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :  
how can i help you
User :   hello
User :   i need to know if i have a bruised diaphragm
Doctor :   your age
User :   15
User :   i was playing volleyball and got hit right under the sternum
Doctor :  
bruised diaphragm? did you fight with any one?
Doctor :   okay proceed
User :   no. It was an accident. The girl swung her hands and hit there instead of the ball. I was moving out of the way
User :   It hurts to take a deep breath and do anything with the ball...
User :   I had to leave practice early because i was dizzy and didnt want to pass out
Doctor :   okay it happened today
User :   no it happened saturday afternoon
Doctor :  
and did you take any tablet for it
User :   only asprin
Doctor :  

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