A 49-year-old female asked:
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what would cause intermittent throbbing pain behind left rib cage, not the actual ribs...no injuries?

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Dr. Mark Moran
18 years experience Pain Management
Muscles: Probably muscle spasms. Try heat, massage, rest, stretching antiinflammatories. If that doesn't help after one week, see doctor.
Answered on May 24, 2018

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