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Rib swelling

Rib swelling: Introduction

Rib swelling: Swelling occurring on or around the ribs. See detailed information below for a list of 24 causes of Rib swelling, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Rib swelling:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Rib swelling. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Rib swelling: Symptom Checker

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Stories from Users for Rib swelling

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Rib swelling: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Rib swelling may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Rib swelling

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Rib swelling: Deaths

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Rib swelling: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Organs affected by Rib swelling:

The list of organs typically affected by Rib swelling may include, but is not limited to:

Detailed list of causes of Rib swelling

The list below shows some of the causes of Rib swelling mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Rib swelling?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Rib swelling. Of the 24 causes of Rib swelling that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 0 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 4 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 23 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Rib swelling:

The following list of conditions have 'Rib swelling' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Doctors and specialists: Who should I consult about Rib swelling?

Depending on the seriousness of the onset of Rib swelling, you may want to consult one of the following medical professionals.

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Medical Conditions associated with Rib swelling:

Swelling symptoms (3730 causes), Rib symptoms (157 causes), Bone symptoms (2907 causes), Chest symptoms (1355 causes), Skeletal symptoms (4109 causes)

Symptoms related to Rib swelling:

Chest swelling, Bone swelling (82 causes), Swelling symptoms (3730 causes), Haematoma, Lung cancer (29 causes), Leiomyoma, Cyst (86 causes), Bronchial adenoma, Xiphoid process, Chronic osteomyelitis, Paget's disease, Osteochondroma, Fibrous dysplasia, Sclerotic metastases, Clavicular hyperostosis

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