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I have a lipoma on top of right side ribs. Have aching in right ribs at times. Can this be the cause?

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In brief: Yes, it could cause

Lipomas are usually painless except if they are large or/and in certain locations over hard surface like ribs or in a tight location where they stretch skin or compress an underlying nerve.

In brief: Yes, it could cause

Lipomas are usually painless except if they are large or/and in certain locations over hard surface like ribs or in a tight location where they stretch skin or compress an underlying nerve.
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