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A 21-year-old female asked:

Have bronchitis and my back/ribs really hurt.not from coughing since i haven't coughed much.are my lungs swollen?

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Dr. Ziad Mattar
Pulmonary Critical Care 24 years experience
Pain: No, it's most probably a sign of persist lung inflammation and pleurisy. It takes time to resolve Up to 2 weeks

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Last updated Oct 5, 2015

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