A 25-year-old female asked:
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i get a sharp burning sensation under my left rib when i bend over or twist. i can touch at the end of my rib in the upper abdomen & feel what hurts.

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Dr. Richard Zimon
58 years experience Internal Medicine
Costochondritis: You may have "costochondritis" (inflammation of the cartilage at the end of your bibs (which make expansion of your chest possible) Apply heat and OTC Ibuprofen (First Aid not "treatment) which may help! Hope this helps Dr Z
Answered on Mar 31, 2018
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