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I've got these stabbing luke pains in the chest area near the sternum , also been smoking hash and drinking beer . I'freaking out?

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Dr. Steven Hebert
Pathology

In brief: costochondritis

Costochondritis causes significant pain along the side of the sternum and the pain can be reproduced by pressing the area.
Anti-inflammatory drugs and rest are the best treatment.

In brief: costochondritis

Costochondritis causes significant pain along the side of the sternum and the pain can be reproduced by pressing the area.
Anti-inflammatory drugs and rest are the best treatment.
Dr. Steven Hebert
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