Suggest treatment for rib contusion
possibility of rib contusion.
I have read your query.
There is possibility of rib contusion due to fall.
This may lead to breathing difficulty.
I will advise you x ray chest and CT scan chest.
Till time take rest and high dose opioid analgesic consulting your doctor.
You may need blood investigation like CBC, ESR to see for infection.
You can use supportive rib belt.
local analgesic patch application will help for long time pain relief.
I hope I have answered your questions. If you have further questions please feel free to contact us. I will be happy to answer. Take care.
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