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Deformed rib

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Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar MD

surgeon from USA. my son who is 4 months old had a deform right side rig cage bone tuck-in. my question, is this deform will effect his future life. means that he cannot walk properly, or his body will bend ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar ( Pulmonologist)
Dr. Saurabh Gupta MD

the left side of my rib cage is a little bigger than my right I have no pain and all my organ are in good shape from the complete abdominal I did. I was wondering if it is normal to have one rib cage ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Saurabh Gupta ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. Praveen Tayal MD

when my son was born he has no deformed right rib cage bones. when we see a GP. They told us because we've been carrying him too much on the right side (i might consider it true ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Praveen Tayal ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. Taher Kagalwala MD

Dear Doctor, My 4 month old baby boy has a deform right rib bones. His right side bone abit tuck in ... often. My questions are, will this deform bones will effect him in the future? Will it effect his... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Taher Kagalwala ( Pediatrician)
Dr. Sameer Kumar MD

33 year old generally healthy female. Continuous pain and swelling over lower left rib area below .... No physical deformity . Any ideas? It seems very much so muscle related but its slowly gotten worst ovr ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sameer Kumar ( OBGYN)

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Dr. Jnikolla MD

hi-one of my ribs (the top part on my left side) sticks out loads and looks twisted/deformed. My back is perfectly straight and my ribs on the right are completely normal. I m not sure if it s the top ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Jnikolla ( Pulmonologist)
Dr. Aashish Raghu MD

well on my left side. my rib like caves in and like the bones on the bottom make like a big bump. my ribs have never bothered me before until like last year, Im scared to go and see a doctor cause i ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Aashish Raghu ( General & Family Physician)
Jay Indravadan Patel MD

Im a 19 year old male. I was born with a deformed rib on my left side. Im scared to go to doctor ... at the bottom and up under the rib it brings the pain down. Any idea what this is? ... View answer

Answered by : Jay Indravadan Patel ( Physical Therapist or Physiotherapist)
Dr. Shoaib Khan MD

I recently just had my second kid 3 months ago. My ribs were fine before I got a big belly during the pregnancy. But now... About 2 months after pregnancy I noticed my left rib cage is deformed and... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shoaib Khan ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Ramesh M.Vachharajani MD

On the left side of my rib cage it sticks out and looks deformed. its been progressivley getting worse over 4 years and now i have sharp pains in my left ribs. Is this something i should be worried ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ramesh M.Vachharajani ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Karl Logan MD

Sounds more like a tilted sternum than pectus excavatum. These deformities in the chest wall are not medically significant and on the whole should be ignored.

Dr. Krishna Dubey MD

Yes this is a congenital formation or genetic abnormality. Thanx.

Dr. Raju A.T MD

Yes, do visit the ER where you may have to get an X ray done to rule out skeletal deformities due to the injury.