A 35-year-old female asked:
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there is a sharp pain under left ribcage hurts to move, inhale and cough or sneeze?

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Dr. Richard Pollard
29 years experience Anesthesiology
Muscle Pain: Most likely this is a muscle sprain. This should be treated with rest and a nsaids. If this does not improve with these remedies then you need to go and see an urgent care clinic just to be sure.
Answered on Dec 26, 2018

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