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I broke my rib 2 weeks ago and now I have bumps under my armpit and its puffy. What's wrong?

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Dr. Belis Aladag
Family Medicine
3 doctors agree

In brief: Hematoma

You could have bleeding under your skin and in muscles.

In brief: Hematoma

You could have bleeding under your skin and in muscles.
Dr. Belis Aladag
Dr. Belis Aladag
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Dr. Karl Buechsenschuetz
This could also be some healing bone, or "callus" forming
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
That is thecommon if the fracture located there ,if is not may be something else?
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
Orthopedic Surgery
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Let me help

Most likely were the ribs broken some the healing process form a lump.
Good luck .Thanks.

In brief: Let me help

Most likely were the ribs broken some the healing process form a lump.
Good luck .Thanks.
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
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