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A 35-year-old member asked:

What's the home treatment for a cracked lower rib near the backbone?no insurance, certain there's not much a doctor can do for it. no bruising @ 34hr?

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Dr. Francisco R. Rodriguez
Urology 10 years experience
Cracked rib: Time will heal it, for pain, analgesics, ice or heat will help.

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