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Knot in rib cage, pain below ribs. Taking pro day. Related to heart?

I have a knot on my rib cage I went to a surgeon he state that s its costrocondritis an has put me on pro day daily. I have beenonthis med for almost a month. Nothing yet seems to be getting worse I hurt from bottom of my ribs all the way up it gets to feeling so tight an painful I don t wonna move. I feel a weird grumbling an sharp pain? I m scared that its something with my heart is this correct r should I be worried
Asked On : Thu, 28 Mar 2013
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From your history it seems that you are having only costo-chondritis.
But to remove tension and false fear of having some heart problem, go for EKG and rule out any cardiac problem.
Ok and take care.
Answered: Wed, 5 Jun 2013
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