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At my last check up, I forgot to tell the doctor about rib fracture. Is that ok?

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Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
Orthopedic Surgery
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In brief: No it is not

This rib frature from truma, could cause lung problems, you should tell him please.
Thanks.

In brief: No it is not

This rib frature from truma, could cause lung problems, you should tell him please.
Thanks.
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
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Dr. Benjamin Taylor
Orthopedic Surgery

In brief: Depends

Is it an old fracture or a newer one? How do you know you have one? If its an older fracture, it should be ok.
If its a newer one, you should mention it to your doctor.

In brief: Depends

Is it an old fracture or a newer one? How do you know you have one? If its an older fracture, it should be ok.
If its a newer one, you should mention it to your doctor.
Dr. Benjamin Taylor
Dr. Benjamin Taylor
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