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Minor chest pain in breast bone area any concern?

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Dr. Gutti Rao
Internal Medicine - Hospital-based practice
2 doctors agree

In brief: Usually not

Common cause of chest pain is costochondritis/ tietz syndrome which is an inflammation of cartilage and bone junction of the ribs with the sternal plate.
This causes pain in the breast bone.

In brief: Usually not

Common cause of chest pain is costochondritis/ tietz syndrome which is an inflammation of cartilage and bone junction of the ribs with the sternal plate.
This causes pain in the breast bone.
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Dr. Eric Toloza
Surgery - Thoracic
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Can be

Most are due to inflammation of the cartilages connecting the ribs to the sternum (costochondritis) .
.. But if persists or worsens, should see md to get your heart & lung checked out ...

In brief: Can be

Most are due to inflammation of the cartilages connecting the ribs to the sternum (costochondritis) .
.. But if persists or worsens, should see md to get your heart & lung checked out ...
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