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A 19-year-old female asked about a 18-year-old female:

Recently diagnosed with costochondritis i have rib , back , side abdomen pain & sometimes pain where appendix is located like 2 sec not strong normal?

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Dr. Robert Waskowitz
Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
Not chostocondritis: Chostocondritis is specific to rib cage and connections. Not common to have associated abdominal or organ pain. Look for another diagnosis.
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