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Ricke deformed rib cage

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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... View answer

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

to the right side?, the other thing is will this "tuck-in" rib cage effect his lungs development? please advice ... surgeon from USA. my son who is 4 months old had a deform right side rig cage bone... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar ( Pulmonologist)
Dr. Praveen Tayal MD

My main concern is the pain I tend to get off and on around both my rib cages. I am a 67 female who ... to get rather intense for a week or more and can be localized on either side of the rib... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Praveen Tayal ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar MD

Hello Dr., I have asymmetric shapes of rib cage . The right side is more flattened out, however ... this correctly? What are the options available to correct this asymmetry in rib cage ad... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar ( Pulmonologist)
Dr. Deepak Kishore Kaltari MD

Hi, I have a sharp pain in my ribge, i was getting this pain for the last one week, it pains between the and my underarm ribcage. This starts in the mid night around 2pm to 5pm, is it a heart related or gastric pain View answer

Answered by : Dr. Deepak Kishore Kaltari ( Pediatrician)

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Dr. Taher Kagalwala MD

in her rib cage or something we have never noticed before. Her dad has a rib cage deformity on one side ...My 13 year old daughter just showed me that the bottom of her rib... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Taher Kagalwala ( Pediatrician)
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.    Dariush Saghafi MD

hello. I have an odd shaped lump or growth in my bottom right ribcage. It feels as if it is growing directly on it. It also feels like a deformed rib sticking out. It does not really hurt when I touch it ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Dariush Saghafi ( Neurologist)
Dr. Naveen Kumar MD

When i was young i was diagnosed with what is called pigeons chest. In the past couple of days Ive felt discomfort where my ribs overlap right in the center i think that s called the sternum, Ive recently been working out... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Naveen Kumar ( ENT Specialist)
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. Vidya Pai MD

muscle pull, nerve stretch,a muscle catch, fracture if the rib, pneumonia in the lungs

Dr. Vaishalee Punj MD

Yes go to the ER. Pain in rib cage may hamper your breathing and may damage your lungs.

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.