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Baseball hit a 14 year old boy and breast bone hurts. What does that mean?

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In brief: Contusion

Most likely the boy has a contusion, or bruised sternum. Pain management with Ibuprofen or Acetaminophen will help.
If he is having any difficulty breathing, he should be evaluated.

In brief: Contusion

Most likely the boy has a contusion, or bruised sternum. Pain management with Ibuprofen or Acetaminophen will help.
If he is having any difficulty breathing, he should be evaluated.
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