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Hi I have been on a diet since Feb have lost 2 stone found hard lump on ribs bottom front middle think it is call the Xyphoid bone no pain any idea?

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Dr. Maryam Shapland
Emergency Medicine
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In brief: Probably xyphoid

The sternum is your breastbone, which is the hard bone in the middle of your chest where the ribs from both sides connect to.
At the bottom of the sternum there is a small bone called the xyphoid bone. That is probably what you are feeling.

In brief: Probably xyphoid

The sternum is your breastbone, which is the hard bone in the middle of your chest where the ribs from both sides connect to.
At the bottom of the sternum there is a small bone called the xyphoid bone. That is probably what you are feeling.
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