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Had fall, pain in chest bone, stomach pain, back pain

i slipped and fell on my right elbow on a slope and then tumbled on my chest a week ago, with my right chest touching the floor It was not a bad fall but my right lower chest bone is paining. If i lie on my stomach it pains very badly. I cannot even get into a sitting position if i am slouching on my couch( I have to turn sideways to lift myself up) Sincelast two days, my back exactly behind the painful front is paining too
Asked On : Fri, 21 Sep 2012
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Orthopaedic Surgeon, Joint Replacement 's  Response
Feb 2014
Hello Nandita,

THanks for posting your query

You might having soft tissue injury to your chest or it might be a fracture rib.

So you need a xray to rule out fracture.

Mean while you have to take some rest , deep breathing exercises & muscle relaxants.

Answered: Sun, 23 Sep 2012
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