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I was on my side on the ground cleaning and I got up quickly

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I was on my side on the ground cleaning and I got up quickly pushing up with my right forearm and I had a big pop. No real pain at first, just a little tenderness. Now a couple of hours later, it hurts when I put any pressure in that upper rib area under the breast. What do you think the pop was?
JA: How long have you been dealing with this? Any other symptoms?
Customer: About 3 hours, just when I expand my chest or lay flat on my back to I feel the pain.
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: I pulled the chest muscle in the same are about two weeks ago. I am fit and all my vitals are very good.
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr.Anil replied 2 months ago.

Hello and thanks for trusting me to help you. I am a board certified consultant with over 30 years of experience.
Please provide more information regarding your question so I can help you in detail.

What is your age?

Associated swelling,tenderness,lump formation on affected area?

Are you able to raise your arm without pain?

Are you taking any medications?

Any other medical history?


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