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  • I don't think it has a name per se. Its just called an extra rib and usually has no health issues. https://www.chop.edu/conditions-diseases/rib-deformities-children ************You may want to get insurance first before visiting your doctor. About 1 in 200 people are born with an extra rib called a cervical rib, but this is at the top by the collar bone.
  • I never heard of that. Perhaps 'freak' would be acceptable.
    • Linda Joy
      About 1 in 200 people are born with an extra rib called a cervical rib.
    • B.H. Wilson
      Gee, maybe I have one. I think 'cervical' refers to the neck area. Wait. I am not a 'pencil necked geek'!

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