Chest Pain And Ribs Due To Impact.?
Assalamu’alaykum .. A kind hearted doctor .. I am blessed mother of 2 children .. A week ago I fell from a motorbike when I was on my way to work .. The first day of my incident immediately ordered, the second, third and fourth complaints only felt achy around back, arms and left ribs, but the fifth day even more painful and difficult to move because I feel tightness when breathing .. Mhon info how to intrigue
Hello, thanks for the question.
The chest is a cavity consisting of the heart, lungs, ribs, cartilage, muscles, and skin. Trauma or injury to the chest can cause tissue damage, this damage depends on the severity and mechanism of trauma that occurs. Chest pain due to trauma / impact is usually felt especially after a change in position, pain when coughing, pain is felt sharp and can be appointed, pain when breathing in so as to limit a person to breathe and sometimes cause shortness. This chest injury can be mild to severe, minor injuries are generally not dangerous, can be done light massage in the area that is painful, but if the injury is severe to cause fractures, which are marked by severe tightness and disrupt activities, you should consult a doctor for treatment right. The doctor will conduct question and answer, physical examination, and supporting examinations such as laboratories, X-rays, and other examinations if needed. Handling will be adjusted to the condition and severity of the disease. It is better to avoid excessive activity and movement in the area of injury, cold compresses if it feels very painful, dressing with elastic bandages to help reduce movement, adequate rest, eat healthy and nutritious food, meet fluid needs, and consume over-the-counter pain relievers. in the market or as prescribed by a doctor if needed.
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