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My infants rib is deformed

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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... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar ( Pulmonologist)
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... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Taher Kagalwala ( Pediatrician)
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. 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... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Saurabh Gupta ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr.  Pradeep Kumar MD

Hello there, My son is 8 and a half month old. He has a mild flat head at the back. I have ordered ..., there , I have uploaded the pics on my report you can view it there! ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Pradeep Kumar ( Pediatrician)

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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... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Jnikolla ( Pulmonologist)
Dr. Uma Rajah Ananth MD

I want to ask coz im worried that my baby got a deform ribs its shows up everytime I change his ... something is wrong its says on his x rays its normal but I really worried about it my baby is... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Uma Rajah Ananth ( Pediatrician)
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... 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. 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... View answer

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

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Maheshwari MD

Hello, it is not gene problem , it happens incidently during growth of fetus.e.g ..Haomophilia, sicklecell or thalesemia(a blood disorder is problem of gene, but cleft palat is incidental growth problem in...

Dr. Deepika Patil MD

Hi , Welcome to HealthcareMagic . No it is not normal to have lump between the rib cage. I would suggest you to consult a surgeon and get investigated and further treatment. Diagnosis of lump needs clinical...

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.