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A 38-year-old female asked about a 38-year-old female:

why is my ribs on the right side and my shoulder blade is also hurting when i cough what could the be. could that be my liver.

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Dr. Klaus d Lessnau
Pulmonary Critical Care 36 years experience
Usually no problem: However, make sure your right lung is not collapsed. Check with your doc and ask about the need for a cxr. Liver problem would be very unusual.

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