Tietze syndrome

What is Tietze syndrome?

It is a benign inflammation of costal cartilages, symptoms are pain and swelling of ribs, difficulty in breathing,etc. The cause is unknown

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I have my ribs broken many times they just broke breathing or sneezing anything I have been having this really bad pain on a scale 1-10 its an 11,...

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I have read your question with diligence. It looks from your details that you are having a severe degree of pain at your...

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I have been told I have a severe form of Tietze syndrome.....I have been on morphine and other pain meds for 2 years now and I am getting worse. I...

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Thanks for your question on Healthcare Magic.
I can understand your concern.
Tietz syndrome is severe form of costochondritis.
Till date there is...

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Hi my wife is having Tietze syndrome, i want to know the treatment options. Is it going to be cured or she has to rest whole life and bare the...

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1 Any history of allergy in the...

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