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Old 09-15-2009, 08:57 PM   #1
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Hard painful bump on ribs

My 13 year old step son has a hard bump on his right rib area. He is complaining of uncomfortable pain and is unable to lay down comfortably. It is the shape of an egg half. Any suggestions??

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Old 09-17-2009, 10:26 PM   #2
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Re: Hard painful bump on ribs

Hi there, can you have him checked for a floating rib? I have one of those
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Old 07-27-2010, 04:00 PM   #3
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Re: Hard painful bump on ribs

Did you ever find out what this was? I have this also and they are telling me costochondritis.

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