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What does it mean when your upper breast area hurts?

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Dr. Gutti Rao
Internal Medicine - Hospital-based practice
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In brief: Usually

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

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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