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My Dr has diagnosed me with Costochondritis. What is Costochondritis in simple terms and what should I avoid and for how long also what's treatment ?

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Dr. Joel Cooperman
Physical & Rehabilitation Medicine
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In brief: Inflammation

the condition is an inflammation of the soft tissue at the edge of the ribs.
Usually treated. With anti inflammation medicine, possibly exercises. Can take 2-4 weeks to resolve.

In brief: Inflammation

the condition is an inflammation of the soft tissue at the edge of the ribs.
Usually treated. With anti inflammation medicine, possibly exercises. Can take 2-4 weeks to resolve.
Dr. Joel Cooperman
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Dr. Scott Keith
Try to avoid strenuous exercise.
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