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I did a somersault in karate tonight, landed on my back.

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I did a somersault in karate tonight, landed on my back. Assume I had the wind knocked out of me. No troubles breathing. Just sore between breasts when I make a move with the trunk of my body.
Home treatment?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Neurology
Expert:  Dr Chaithanya replied 1 year ago.


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Take a tylenol tablet

Rest for 2 days

You can put alternate ice packs and hot packs that can fasten the pain

Take hot or steam shower bath 2 times a day

If the pain is not decreased for 4 days, you need to take chest x ray

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Expert:  Dr Chaithanya replied 1 year ago.

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