Slipping Rib Syndrome: Solving the Mystery of the Shooting Pain

@article{Fares2019SlippingRS,
  title={Slipping Rib Syndrome: Solving the Mystery of the Shooting Pain},
  author={Mohamad Y. Fares and Zakia Dimassi and Hasan Baydoun and Umayya M Musharrafieh},
  journal={The American Journal of the Medical Sciences},
  year={2019},
  volume={357},
  pages={168–173}
}

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