A 27-year-old female asked:
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lower rib pain, front&backsides. soreness, sharp spasms, sometimes with&without movements occurs on &off deep breath hurtsdifferent severities cause?

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Dr. Stuart Hickerson
31 years experience Family Medicine
Chest pain: Causes: musculature: rib pain, intercostal pain, contusion. Pleural: pneumonia, pleurisy, pulmonary embolus Cardiac: pericaridits, aortic disorder.
Answered on May 3, 2019

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