Patient : Could you tell me why i have so much cramping in my rib cage area. i quit smoking and i have gained about 30 lbs. could this be the reason i get the cramps. they can be quite painful. if i lose the excess weight will they go away. i have trouble just turning to the side sometimes . thank you
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