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   Posted 11/10/2017 3:06 PM (GMT -6)   

I have recently had pain in my ribs that started 2 days after a work out it went away buy came buck under my right rib yesterday after sneezing should I be concerned it is pretty painful when I breath in or stretch a certain way?

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   Posted 11/10/2017 5:15 PM (GMT -6)   

You may have just pulled a muscle. The thoracic muscles can be pretty brutal to pull...with a lot of pain, especially when breathing like you mention.

Give it a couple of days, and I'm sure you'll be on the mend soon.


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   Posted 11/11/2017 3:10 AM (GMT -6)   

I agree with SC sounds like you have pulled a thoracic muscle which can take a while to heal.

I try not to worry about the future -- so I take each day just one anxiety attack at a time.


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