The CT scan indicated that it is actually in the cartilage of the rib cage. It is on the left rib - the doctor is going to remove it a couple of weeks. What could it be?
Sorry, I don't know. What did the doctor think? It wouldn't be breast cancer, and we're not really well versed in other kinds of health issues here, since this is a breast cancer site... Sorry I can't be of help to you. But good luck! - PJH
Here are some links that you might find useful that are related to breast cancer though:
Tips for Healthy Breasts
10 Breast Cancer Myths Debunked
Can Olive Oil Help Prevent Breast Cancer?