Rib Injury

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What is Rib Injury?

Rib fracture is the breakage of a rib bone. Rib dislocation means the rib and adjoining bones no longer touch each other. Subluxation is a minor dislocation in which the joint surfaces still touch, but not in normal relation to each other.

What is it like to have Rib Injury?

Common symptoms How bad it is What people are taking for it
Clonazepam, Sertraline, Citalopram
Hydrocodone-Acetaminophen, Ibuprofen, Acetaminophen (Paracetamol)
Melatonin, Trazodone, Zolpidem
Vitamin D2 (ergocalciferol), Sleep
Sertraline, Citalopram, Bupropion

What do patients take to treat Rib Injury and its symptoms?


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Who has Rib Injury on PatientsLikeMe?

  • 35 patients have this condition
  • 0 new patients joined this month
  • 4 say Rib Injury is their primary condition

Age Proportion # of patients
<20 1
20s 2
30s 7
40s 8
50s 8
60s 6
70+ 0


Distribution of females vs. males

76% Females
24% Males
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 2
20-29 years 4
30-39 years 2
40-49 years 2
50-59 years 3
60-69 years 0
70+ years 0

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 19
Not Diagnosed 0

These charts show data from Rib Injury patients who have completed their condition history
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