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Can an old rib injury cause pain that comes back after 5 years?

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Dr. David Fertel
Surgery - Vascular

In brief: Yes

Bad rib fractures can cause life-long pain.

In brief: Yes

Bad rib fractures can cause life-long pain.
Dr. David Fertel
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Dr. Vasu Brown
Wound care

In brief: Yes

Rib injuries are the most painful injury try local capsaicin patch to that area 16 hours per day.

In brief: Yes

Rib injuries are the most painful injury try local capsaicin patch to that area 16 hours per day.
Dr. Vasu Brown
Dr. Vasu Brown
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