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Rib injury painful breathing and movement dizziness is this normal

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Dr. Praveen Tayal MD

hurt a rib, hurts to breath XXXXXXX and move; now feeling dizzy. Is this normal? Al ... View answer

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Dr. Benard Shehu MD

four months ago I dislocated my rib on the left side, I felt slight pain, had some difficulties catching my breath and noticed a lump on the sternum and pain in the back, after dealing ... View answer

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Dr. T Chandrakant MD

the side and said no broken ribs . That was 4 days ago. he is still having some trouble breathing like he has constant heartburn . If he coughs the pain floors him for nearly an hour. There is sharp stabbing ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. T Chandrakant ( General Surgeon)
Dr.  Vaibhav Gandhi MD

I suspect a rib injury due to a blow to the rib. The pain is a 4. I took 2 500mg tylenol extra .... Smoke as little as possible - correct? Anything to watch out for? Slight pain... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Vaibhav Gandhi ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. T Chandrakant MD

side, get in my truck & the usual things that hurt with an injured rib. Breathing has a been better recently. The pain seems to have diminished somewhat but has still been present. I have been raking dirt ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. T Chandrakant ( General Surgeon)

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Dr. Shyam B. Kale MD

excruciating pain for over two weeks. After about two months when the pain finally went away, I started having problems breathing and this problem has not gone away. I feel like I can t breath... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shyam B. Kale ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Vaibhav Gandhi MD

the rib pain is. It is very difficult to move at all and deep breathing is painful. I am using pain meds ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Vaibhav Gandhi ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr.  Shinas Hussain MD

area became increasingly worse with pain. Saw doctor he said I have fractured rib on lower right side . Also now I am experiencing servere dizziness. When I am in bed and not move just open my eyes ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shinas Hussain ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Nurul Falah MD

care and the xrays say there s no break. He seems to be in more pain as each day progresses ... or is this the normal healing process for bruised ribs? ... View answer

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Dr.   Dorina Gurabardhi MD

prescribed pain meds and the use of an albertual inhaler. What could be causing the burping? He is very healthy and normal weight with a fresh checkup before the accident. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Dorina Gurabardhi ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr.  Abubakar Siddiqh MD

check out with chest xray, rib injury definatly shows lung abnormality.

Dr. Ilir Sharka MD

Hello! I recommend to perform a medical check up for a better differential diagnosis. Neurological, inflammatory, or traumatic reasons should be excluded step by step. Greetings!

Dr. Nazim Uzzaman MD

Thanks for your query. I may happen due to rib injury.So I would suggest you to meet a local doctor and get a chest x-ray.