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My chest wall has just recently become protruding toward the upper part of my sternum, it feels hard & i know its not my shoulder bones. any ideas?

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Dr. Dennis Clifford answered

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There is a natural bump about 3 finger breaths below the thoracic inlet ( the notch at the top of the chest below your adam's apple). This is entirely normal and may feel more prominent to you if you haven't noticed it before.

Answered Jul 31, 2013

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