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Old 09-15-2009, 07:57 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??

Old 09-17-2009, 09:26 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, 03:00 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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