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What is the cause of body pain?

I fell down the stairs earlier today, went to er and they said nothi g was broken, but iam having a real hard rime sitting or even moving. The nurse practicioner said i didnt break anything but when she was putting pressure on my ribs it hurt tremendously in the top. I have been using ice pak then heating pad then ice pack, what else can i do. Also i took two t3 which isnt helping at all with the pain.
Wed, 16 Nov 2016
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Orthopaedic Surgeon 's  Response
Hi you have injuries on your ribs and are feeling difficulty in sitting or even moving. In my opinion , with this kind of picture you might have fractured a vertebra in dorsal spine. I would suggest pain killers , and an X Ray of Dorsal Spine before any thing else.
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