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How can you tell if you bruised or broke your ribs?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
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In brief: Fracture - contusion

Both conditions can be very painful.
X-ray, physical examination & medical history will help to determine if you have a fracture or a contusion. If you are severe pain -please be medically evaluated.

In brief: Fracture - contusion

Both conditions can be very painful.
X-ray, physical examination & medical history will help to determine if you have a fracture or a contusion. If you are severe pain -please be medically evaluated.
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