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Dr. Arun Prasad

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My sons ribs are crooked

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Dr.     Jnikolla MD

Hello. My son, who is 10, has had difficulty running the past 2 days due to pain under or around his left rib cage . He also experiences discomfort in that area when breathing in deeply or raising ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Jnikolla ( Pulmonologist)
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. Praveen Tayal MD

myself and went down crooked and slammed my ribs on the safety rails. Went to the doc and diagnosed with bruised ribs. I went back to work next day and haven't missed. Started with strictly paperwork... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Praveen Tayal ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr.  Rakesh Madhyastha MD

my son of 17 is complaining of a stitch type pain near the lower rib area he also has a sore throat with about a week and is tired in himself. he is very active an would be very fit.do you think these... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rakesh Madhyastha ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr.   S. Samanta MD

My son is in the hospital with a blood clot near his ribs. He will be getting thrombolysis today to dissolve the clot and a venogram. The doctors are saying they may have to remove a rib. He is 29... View answer

Answered by : Dr. S. Samanta ( Pathologist and Microbiologist)

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Dr.     Naveen Kumar Sharma MD

my son was hit in the ribs in football. He has a bump on his ribs since the day it happend about a month ago. The bump still bothers him if he gets hit and says it bothers him when he runs ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Naveen Kumar Sharma ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. Rakhi Tayal MD

I have a 11 year old son, weight 130 lbs. he said he was kneed on bus on thursday, he has been complaining of pain in lower rib cage, tender to touch, with shooting pains up and down side. I felt the area ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rakhi Tayal ( OBGYN)
Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar MD

My son has two extra ribs which now are bothering him, after x-rays his doc said he found a joint on the left rib. My son is scheduled for a CT next week to get a better view of what is going... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar ( Pulmonologist)
Dr.  Amrut Sindhu V MD

My son just had the Nuss procedure for his Pectus Excavatum and his chest looks great ... ribs, I mean the doctor he had never seen a protrusion like his. My question, what treatments are out ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Amrut Sindhu V ( Pulmonologist)
Dr. Muath Alshrouf MD

My sister s 14 year old son has indentation of his rib cage. His is tall for his age, and very slender. I have known other children with this condition that had to get surgically corrected. What ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Muath Alshrouf ( Pediatrician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

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

Dr. Klerida Shehu MD

Thoracic osteophytosis is an extension proliferation of ribs and sternum bones.