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3 months ago I woke with a swollen left rib cage and it goes half way across my chest and my ct scan came back fine and did the soft tissue ultrasound

A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Hellman
Orthopedic Surgery 29 years experience
Possibly : Ct scan could potentially show a lipoma, but it does not show soft tissues in the spine real well. A better test that readily demonstrates soft tissu... Read More

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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jerry Baskerville
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Not likely!: Sounds like a healthy person to me but "Heart Attack" needs definition. This term may refer to several different types of events. You are best to disc... Read More
Dr. Sameer Azhak
Cardiology 19 years experience
Modify risk factors: normal ekg, echo, cardiac ct cardiac enzymes can be useful to rule out a heart attack. At age 32 however we are still capable of building plaque in ou... Read More
A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
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Yes: There are no lymph nodes in the clavicle but there are near the clavicle. A ct scan should help.
Dr. Martin Raff
Infectious Disease 56 years experience
CT scan: Possibly. If the ct covered the entire thorax and the nodes were of sufficient size they might be visible.
A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Carlos
Critical Care 20 years experience
Muscle?: May be a muscle strain, see if it gets better after safely taking some ibuprofen.
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Arthur Heller
Gastroenterology 43 years experience
Doubtful: Abnormality of spleen (anatomically) would show on sono, and/or ct. Functional abnormality of spleen would show on blood count. Can't tell here what i... Read More
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Gordon
Specializes in Adolescent Medicine
LUQ pain??: If your pain is originating from a hiatal hernia then there is a surgical fix for it wherein they stop your stomach from sliding thru the diaphragm in... Read More
A 51-year-old male asked:
Dr. Karen Butler
Family Medicine 21 years experience
Well: Sounds like you are already having this evaluated. Just wait for Ct results and then go from there.
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Sanders
Pulmonology 16 years experience
SEE BELOW...: Sounds like you should be evaluated by a pulmonologist. You probably need pulmonary function testing.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Matthew Majzun
Pulmonary Critical Care 14 years experience
Unlikely: Though it is possible for lung cancer to cause pain in the wall of the chest, this usually happens when tumors are larger. The nodules you have will... Read More
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
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Yes: The ct scan is very sensitive. Believe the results.

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