A 21-year-old female asked:
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age 21: tender spots above breasts and under breasts on ribs and side of ribs. no swelling, redness, or lumps. possibly costo?breast are not tender.

2 doctor answers
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Tender spots: Yes, you could have costo-chondritis especially if you exercise vigorously. Take ibuprofen for your pain
Answered on May 2, 2020
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Costochondritis: is one possibility. Have you tried taking NSAID's?
Answered on Nov 27, 2014

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