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rib

one of a series of 12 pairs of curved bones, some of which connect to the sternum and spine to form the rib cage. The ribs enclose the chest and help protect the heart, lungs, and other organs.

Signs and symptoms of liver cancer

... Nausea or vomiting; An enlarged liver, felt as a mass under the ribs
on the right side; An enlarged spleen, felt as a mass ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/livercancer/detailedguide/liver-cancer-signs-symptoms

What is bone cancer?

... joint. It is also seen at the place in the chest where the ribs meet the
sternum (breastbone) and in parts of the face. The ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/bonecancer/detailedguide/bone-cancer-what-is-bone-cancer

Surgery for small cell lung cancer

... any of these surgeries you will be in a deep sleep (under general anesthesia)
and will usually have a cut (surgical incision) between the ribs in the ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/lungcancer-smallcell/overviewguide/lung-cancer-small-cell-overview-treating-surgery

Signs and symptoms of liver cancer

... Nausea or vomiting; Fever; A swollen liver or a mass that can be felt
under the ribs on the right side; A swollen spleen, felt ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/livercancer/overviewguide/liver-cancer-overview-signs-symptoms

What is chronic myelomonocytic leukemia?

... Bone marrow is found inside certain bones such as the skull, ribs, pelvis, and ...
have enlarged spleens (an organ that lies just below the left rib cage). ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/leukemia-chronicmyelomonocyticcmml/detailedguide/leukemia-chronic-myelomonocytic-what-is-chronic-myelomonocytic

Liver Cancer Overview

... It lies under your right ribs, just below the right lung. ... Fever • A swollen liver
or a mass that can be felt under the ribs on the right side ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/003058-pdf.pdf

Radiation therapy for breast cancer

... Weakness and fracture of the ribs can also occur. ... As with whole breast
radiation, weakness and fracture of the ribs can also occur. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/breastcancer/overviewguide/breast-cancer-overview-treating-radiation

Surgery for Ewing tumors

... bones). For a Ewing tumor in the chest wall, the surgeon often must
remove the diseased area and also remove nearby ribs. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/ewingfamilyoftumors/detailedguide/ewing-family-of-tumors-treating-surgery

What is cancer?

... It Page 4. is also seen at the place in the chest where the ribs meet
the sternum (breastbone) and in parts of the face. The ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/003086-pdf.pdf

Small cell lung cancer surgery

... operations require general anesthesia (where you are in a deep sleep) and
are usually done through a surgical incision between the ribs in the ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/lungcancer-smallcell/detailedguide/small-cell-lung-cancer-treating-surgery