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

Reports may be affected by other conditions and/or medication side effects. We ask about general symptoms (anxious mood, depressed mood, insomnia, fatigue, and pain) regardless of condition.
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What do patients take to treat Rib Injury and its symptoms?

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Who has Rib Injury on PatientsLikeMe?

Age Proportion # of patients
<20 1
20s 2
30s 8
40s 8
50s 9
60s 6
70+ 0


Distribution of females vs. males

74% Females
26% Males
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 2
20-29 years 5
30-39 years 2
40-49 years 2
50-59 years 4
60-69 years 0
70+ years 0

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 20
Not Diagnosed 1

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