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A female asked:

One of the last ribs on my ribcage, it's on the right side of my body. i'm not sure what's causing it. at first for a day but not recently. the rib curves up toward my spine, so close to there.

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Karen Butler
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Ans: This is your floating rib. Need a better history. Do you have any trauma. Best thing to do is see your doctor for an examination
Last updated Sep 2, 2015

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