What Are the Symptoms of a Cracked Sternum?

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The symptoms of a cracked sternum are: chest pain, bruising of the chest and a noticeable deformity of the chest. Others are tenderness or swelling in the center of the chest and in some cases there is difficulty breathing. The sternum is the breast bone that is located in the middle of the chest and forms the rib cage together with the ribs.
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