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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Possibly: Costochondritis. Your doctor can assess to ensure that you are accurately diagnosed.
Dr. Edward Workman
Specializes in Pain Management
Likely sprain: YOU probably have a sprain of the lattissimus muscle. It is a horizontal muscle that runs circumferentially from your lumbar the lower thoracic spine ... Read More
Dr. Michael Sanders
16 years experience Pulmonology
Sounds: Musculoskeletal to me

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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. J. patrick Tokarz
Specializes in Family Medicine
Yes: We don't always recognize the problem however, see your primary provider to further evaluate.
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Dr. Ankush Bansal
17 years experience Internal Medicine
Impossible: You cannot in any way change the shape, width, girth, or any other measurement of your bones. They will grow according to a lifetime of nutrition, ex ... Read More
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. J. patrick Tokarz
Specializes in Family Medicine
Yes: We don't always recognize the problem however, see your primary provider to further evaluate.
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
See endocrinologist: Possible causes of delayed puberty at age 18 should be investgated by dr with experience in such a problem. Testosterone is used if the subject produc ... Read More
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Shim
Dr. John Shim answered
41 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Muscles: In the best case scenario, it is likely a muscle strain to the ribs. In rare instances, decreased diaphragm excursion may be associated with a rh ... Read More
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. J. patrick Tokarz
Specializes in Family Medicine
Yes: We don't always recognize the problem however, see your primary provider to further evaluate.
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jerold Fadem
40 years experience Internal Medicine
SOB, asymetric chest: Either a collapsed lung( with unilateral atelectasis due to a central obstructing lesion) or a pneumothorax(possibly under "tension") or ... Read More
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
32 years experience Psychiatry
Anxiety: Is your anxiety being treated?. Medications?. Psychotherapy?. Please advise.
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Dr. Bennett Machanic
52 years experience Neurology
Considerations: You describe a likely explanation for your breathing problems associated with your medications and history, but there may be additional issues that re ... Read More

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