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My Rib Hurts Alot And I Dont Know If Its Broken From Dismount Fall
I took a fall a week ago my ribs hurt on the opposite side near my lower sides &back especially at night when laying down. What could it be?
I took a hard fall of a horse and landed on head and shoulder but my ribs hurt on the opposite side especially at night. Why could this be?
Is it possible to break some ribs by vomiting so much. My ribs hurt in my left side, i didn't fall or anything I have just been vomiting now stop.
Unlikely: It is unlikely for a healthy 23 year old to fracture ribs from vomiting. You may have strained your intercostal muscles or developed inflammation in your costal (rib) cartilage. It is also possible you developed pleurisy (inflammation of the chest the area between your lungs and chest wall). Try some anti-inflammatory medication such as Ibuprofen or naproxen. ...Read more
Sharp pain and bruising on 1 side of my ribs after a hard fall on concrete stairs. Should I get checked out? I can breathe even though it hurts badly.
Good morning, I had a fall less than 48 hrs ago down my stairs and hurt my leg and ribs and since numbness under my ribs towards back and low belly ??
Medical check up: A medical examination by your physician would be a good idea as the numbness implies possible injury to one of the intercostal nerves. You may also have broken a rib in that area. Usually rib fracturte causes pain which will be worse on taking a deep breath. I would suggest a medical exam and possibly X-rays on your Rib/s where you are hurting or have a bruised area/numbness areas. ...Read more
Abrupt onset of shaking, sweating, nausea and lightheaded. Fasting blood sugar is 97. Had a bad fall and hurt my ribs and right side of my back.
Osteochonritis: The rib is not bony all the way it attac to the sternum by mens of cartilage , a lot of time that cunction get inflamed and cause the pain, off and on.Some time could acute and some time turn to chrnic conditon.I t happen with people who suffer from asmtha, wieght leffting and other cause. Be carefull some time pain in that area could be heart problems? ...Read more
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