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Suggest treatment for rib fracture pain

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Dr. Vivek Chail MD

Hey there, I was thrown from a horse and fractured rib right hand side .. 2 weeks ago. Went ... and extreme pain at location of impact. Should I go back to doctor or just take it easy and avoid children! ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Vivek Chail ( Radiologist)
Dr. Noble Zachariah MD

My husband broke ribs 3-7 and separated his shoulder. He continues to have shooting pain into his armpit. His injuries are to his right side He was hospitalized and the lungs were not involved. He did ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Noble Zachariah ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Vivek Chail MD

I fell on by right side and my doctor said I fracture r4 and crack r5 disk He said they will heal on there own, is that right ... View answer

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Dr. Michelle Gibson James MD

body so I could get to my knees and push myself up with my hands. Since then I have had pain on my ... on my right side. Salonpass patches give me some temporary relief. Will the pain go away eventually ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Michelle Gibson James ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Naveen Kumar Sharma MD

I fear I may have a rib fracture . I bent over and kind of twisted my torso, heard a tiny snap, and now have bad pain with movement. The area (far right side near lowest part of rib cage ) is very ... View answer

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

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Dr. Vaibhav Gandhi MD

I broke three ribs two days ago in a bicycle accident. I haven t slept since then because of the pain and I find it hard to clear my throat, I don t have the strength which then makes me hear rattling ... View answer

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

Hurt my left lower ribs 8 weeks ago, told it was a rib frature (2 ribs) but it still hurts just as bad as it did one week after injury. Should they do something else? I am wearing a rib brace and taking ibuprofen once or... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Vaibhav Gandhi ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. Md Iftakhar MD

there now. Could it just be a rib fracture on the right under the breast or near the breastbone? I know that there isn t much the docs can do for rib fractures. I am 140 pds and 5 9 . ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Md Iftakhar ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Ilaria Morelli MD

my mom fell and broke a rib since home from hospital she does not want to eat 1 or 2 bites here and there and sleeps a lot try to get her to eat and she says she wants to die. she is 87 and before the fall she cooked did... View answer

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Dr. Sandeep V MD

74 yr old male, slipped and fell on bathroom toilet on 6/13 Saturday around 3-4am suspects he has rib fracture with visible indentation in the rib area. Can he have SBO or Sm Bowel puncture ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sandeep V ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Narender Saini MD

Get x ray chest done more right have rib fracture.

Dr. Benard Shehu MD

Hi i read your query. I suggest going immediately to ER because the pain may be caused by ribs fracture or other serious conditions.

Dr.     Sameer Kumar MD

well, this may be a rib fracture, please get an X RAY chest wall done to rule out fracture. regards