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Are people ever born with extra ribs?

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Dr. Nir Hus
Surgery

In brief: Extra numerary ribs

Yes

In brief: Extra numerary ribs

Yes
Dr. Nir Hus
Dr. Nir Hus
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Dr. Benjamin Taylor
Orthopedic Surgery

In brief: Yes

Some people have extra ribs.
This is usually in their neck an most have one above the normal spot. This is known as a cervical rib. If it causes a problem, it can be removed.

In brief: Yes

Some people have extra ribs.
This is usually in their neck an most have one above the normal spot. This is known as a cervical rib. If it causes a problem, it can be removed.
Dr. Benjamin Taylor
Dr. Benjamin Taylor
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