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What are the symptoms of pleurisy?

my dr said I may have pleurisy I have also had a rib broken on both sides due to falling iam a 63 yr old white female in poor health a former smoker stopped in 2006 he also said ihave a shadowing on the lower lobes of both lungs I don t know what to think I have been sick all winter and am getting so weak a friend is giving me her fatherselectric chair
Mon, 8 Oct 2018
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Hi,

Consult a physician and get a CT thorax for detailed evaluation. As of now you can take analgesics like Aceclofenac or Tramadol for pain relief.

Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further.

Regards,
Dr. Shinas Hussain,
General & Family Physician
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