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Pain along ribs at underwire of bra area & in rib cage below breasts. Upper back pain. Are these related? Constant fear of mi. Doc says heart is fine

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Dr. Dariush Saghafi
32 years experience in Neurology
Try this: Wear less restrictive or different style bra but the idea is that it be looser around the rib age area. I have seen this work in a number of patients complaining of pain in the distribution that you are referring.
Answered on Mar 25, 2018
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Dr. Dariush Saghafi
32 years experience in Neurology
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Mar 25, 2018

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