A 27-year-old male asked:
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pain under right rib in my back when i breath its sharp what could this be? collapsed lung or what muscle strain? hurts the worse when standing up

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Dr. John Goldman
54 years experience Rheumatology
Many choices: You have suggested many choices. This could be a rib fracture, a pulled muscle, pleurisy, other pulmonary issues, Your physician can clarify this.
Answered on Jun 20, 2016

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