I think I broke my rib?

Hey, so I was out being an idiot climbing around walls with friends and managed to fall on my side with quite a lot of force. I didn’t think a lot about it but when I woke up this morning, about a 6-8 inch radius around my lower right ribs are just a big bright purple/red bruise. There’s mild swelling but it’s... show more Hey, so I was out being an idiot climbing around walls with friends and managed to fall on my side with quite a lot of force.
I didn’t think a lot about it but when I woke up this morning, about a 6-8 inch radius around my lower right ribs are just a big bright purple/red bruise. There’s mild swelling but it’s very painful to touch.
Do broken ribs fix themselves or do I have to go see a doctor?
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