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Is it possible to have muscle spasms around left or right rib cage?

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Dr. Edward Hellman
Orthopedic Surgery
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In brief: Absolutely

The intercostal muscle insert on the ribs and can certainly go into spasm. There are a number of potential causes and usually a detailed exam and appropriate studies can determine the cause.
Thank you for the question.

In brief: Absolutely

The intercostal muscle insert on the ribs and can certainly go into spasm. There are a number of potential causes and usually a detailed exam and appropriate studies can determine the cause.
Thank you for the question.
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