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Sharp pain in middle back, constricted chest, breathing difficulty after falling down from stairs. Solution?

Fell down the stairs. Landed on my back. The immediate pain was excruciating, felt a big pop and a crack. Couldn t move for several minutes. My chest and back both feel constricted. Its hard to breath. Pain is bad, but better than the immediate pain. I m having trouble breathing . Hurts when I breathe. Middle back, sharp pain
Asked On : Sun, 6 Jan 2013
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From history it seems that you got severe strain on your back and chest muscles.
Possibility of having fracture of rib is likely.
Go for x-ray chest to rule out fracture.
Take some analgesic, relaxant medicine for relief.
Ok and take care.
Answered: Sat, 30 Nov 2013
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