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A 22-year-old male asked:

Small circular spot. left side of rib cage. no muscle under skin, skin touches ribcage directly and very loose. feels like 0% bodyfat there. whats it?

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Dr. John cuong Doan
Family Medicine 18 years experience
Not sure but best: if you get it x-rayed or CT'd if you are still concerned after a healthcare provider has examined it. Some nodules or lipomas can grow underneath the skin.

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Last updated Oct 7, 2015

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