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Deformed ribs on child

Premium Questions

Dr.  Vaibhav Gandhi MD

I would like to know how flexible are the ribs or a 3Year old child? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Vaibhav Gandhi ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. Vivek Chail MD

Hey there, I was thrown from a horse and fractured rib right hand side .. 2 weeks ago. Went ... a small child and an hour later felt like I was back at ground zero. Stomach seem really extended ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Vivek Chail ( Radiologist)
Dr. Deepak Kishore Kaltari MD

question is when a rib is fracture is there symptoms, if multiple ribs are fractures is there pain, if their is multiple rib fractures at different stages say two weeks from each break is it painful?... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Deepak Kishore Kaltari ( Pediatrician)
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. 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)

Public Forum Discussions

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. 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)
Dr.    Sara Garcia MD

I was told that I have 2 extra ribs in the lower part of my back. These were seen recently in an xray, but xrays from when I was a child did not show this. The area hurts constantly and stops me from ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sara Garcia ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
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)

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.  T Chandrakant MD

Costochoindritis ; or a fractured rib or muscle spams

Dr.    Mohammed Taher Ali MD

It could be a lump or the ribs. Reply with thanks