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can costrochondritis cause upper back as well as chest pain?

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Dr. Creighton Wright
General Surgery 56 years experience
Possible: Costo is rib chondro is cartilage so where they are together, one can have irritation= itis. Usually at front of chest but not impossible to have posteriorly

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Last updated Sep 28, 2016

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