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Culver City, CA
A 27-year-old female asked:

Costochondritis not going away had it for six weeks now. how much longer will i suffer ? nsaids and ibprofen don't work . lidocaine patch temp relief

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Dr. Thomas Dowling
Orthopedic Spine Surgery 41 years experience
This can be an : issue for some as this condition can last weeks or months but it is typically self limiting but if it persists to a degree that it is interfering with your life then seek an opinion from your physician or a rheumatologist.
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