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I have a very sharp pain in lower left rib cage. i can pinpoint the pain. its been on and off for about a year. hurts very bad when pressing on it?

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Dr. Jeffrey Juchau
Family Medicine 33 years experience
Rib pain: Any bony pain that has been going on this long deserves an evaluation. You need to talk with your physician, telling him/her how long it has been bothering you and any history associated with it and get appropriate studies to evaluate it.

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Last updated Oct 4, 2014

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