Intercostal neuralgia: how to relieve pain

author: doctor Maslak A.A.

Very often, if there is pain in the chest, first think about heart problems and turn to a cardiologist. However, it is not rare that the case is not in the heart, but in the intercostal nerves, which for some reason are compressed and irritated by either a pathologically modified spine or strained muscles.

How many ribs a man and woman

Author: doctor Deryushev A.N.

The ribs belong to the skeleton of the bone, and form in the human chest, which is shaped like a truncated cone, with the base directed downwards. In front, the rib cage is formed by the sternum, and in front from the sides and behind by twelve pairs of ribs and their cartilage, and behind by the spine.

Tingling in the right side under the ribs

author: doctor Angela Apercha

Usually a certain localization of pain indicates a problem in any organ located in this area. Accordingly, with the localization of pain in the right hypochondrium, the pathology of the liver, gallbladder and biliary tract should first be assumed. At the same time, the presence of any other symptoms accompanying the tingling in the right side under the ribs helps to understand in which organ exactly the pathological process that caused the onset of pain develops.

What is in the right side under the ribs

Author: doctor Kashirina E.U.

Under the ribs to the right in the human body are organs - the gallbladder, liver, right side of the diaphragm, part of the intestine. To make it a little clearer, what are these organs below are brief descriptions of them.

Consequences of a nose fracture

author: doctor Ambrosova I.A.

The nose is one of the prominent parts of the face, and, in the literal sense of the word. According to experts, the nose fractures account for almost 40% of facial injuries.

It should be noted that a person who does not suffer from diseases of the bone tissue gets a fracture of the nose due to injury (fight, fall, accident, etc.), since other causes of nosebleeds require prerequisites.

Fracture of the small tibia

author: doctor Kuznetsov M.A.

Despite the fact that the skeleton of the legs is more massive than the upper limbs - injuries of the lower extremities, in particular the lower legs, are quite common among the population.

Terms of adhesions fractures

Doctor A. Deryushev

The restoration of bone integrity depends on a number of both general and a number of local factors. Among the common factors, it is worth mentioning the age of a sick person, his physical and neuropsychiatric condition, the constitution of a person matters, how well his endocrine system, metabolism, etc. function.

Fracture of the 8th (eighth) rib

Doctor A. Deryushev

The rib fracture occurs under the influence of a traumatic agent of considerable strength and area, which in a certain direction squeezes the chest. At the same time, chest deformity develops and in the places of the greatest curvature a rib fracture occurs. This is usually the anterior and posterior ribs.

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