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Childs rib is enlarged

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Dr.   Ashish Verma MD

I have enlarged liver and enlarged spleen . I have pain near the ribs (left & right lower side ... to enlarged liver and enlarge spleen? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ashish Verma ( General Surgeon)
Dr. Richa MD

Hi, my unborn child had a scan at 19weeks showing one enlarged ventricle of 11mm. Today, one week later I am told that the ventricle has grown by 2mm to 13mm. Is this still very serious? Many thanks. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Richa ( OBGYN)
Dr.    Satvinder Bakshi MD

enlaarged adenoid with indentation over nasopharyngeal air shadow for 3+ male kid is it sever problem? what type of treetment require? pl. give suggision View answer

Answered by : Dr. Satvinder Bakshi ( ENT Specialist)
Dr. Prasanna Heijebu MD

Hi, My Neice is 3 ys 4 months & is diagnosed with an enlarged heart . Her heart ratio is 130 Pm & she is on oxygen as without it its 85 and with oxyen support is upto 95. Is this curable. Will she ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Prasanna Heijebu ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Vivek Chail MD

hi, my son is 7 year old and his lever size is 14 cms rest things are normal like spleen and all. is enlarged lever of that number is normal as for his age or we have to worry. now what shud we have to do ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Vivek Chail ( Radiologist)

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Dr. Jasbir S Chugh MD

someone said that his left side rib bone is bit different. I mean it seems a bit enlarged as compared ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Jasbir S Chugh ( Pediatrician)
Dr. Shashi Dangwal MD

Hello, I am a 31 year old fmale. I have noticed that my left rib cage sticks out slightly more than my right side. I have an uncomfortable feeling near the top of my left rib cage, it is not painful ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shashi Dangwal ( Pulmonologist)
Dr. Cimpean Sorin MD

i had gallbladder removal two years back it was an open surgery now i feel slightly pain under my right rib and under left chest ultrasound report shows that i have hyperechoic and enlarged liver ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Cimpean Sorin ( General Surgeon)
Dr.  Akhtarhusian Ghausi MD

I was just told I have an enlarged liver. I am 47years old and in good shape. I have slight pain below my ribs. The enlarged live was found on an ultrasound and when my md dd a physical palpating he ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Akhtarhusian Ghausi ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Jayesh Vaza MD

I m a 19 Year old male, I ve had an enlarged left rib right under my breast for about at year ... . My left breast is slightly enlarged & bigger than my right, looks a little swollen although not red ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Jayesh Vaza ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Basheer Ahamed MD

Hello, Rib of a 3 year old child is very flexible because it is a make of more of cartilage bone. As the age progresses the rib osifices and become less flexible.

Dr. Grzegorz Stanko MD

Well, this is not a normal thing and should be verified by a hematologist. There is lots of liver enlargement reasons. Proper diagnostic is necessary.

Dr.  T Chandrakant MD

Hi. It is wrong to have snoring in a child of this age The most probable cause is enlarged adenoids. Confirm this with an examination and x-rays by an ENT Surgeon. and this needs to be treated properly to...