To her alarm, one super-active U.S. girl suddenly found herself struggling to carry out day-to-day activities. You see, she started experiencing agonizing sharp pains in her ribs when attempting even the simplest of everyday tasks. Something had to give, then; but such a fit and healthy young woman had a hard time convincing medical professionals that there was anything actually wrong with her. Eventually, however, she needed surgery to fix her problem. And afterwards she claimed that too many doctors had overlooked the cause of her excruciating pain.