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Do people with costochondritis have a lot of pain?
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Dr. Mark Weston
Orthopedic Surgery - Spine
3 doctors agree
In brief: Yes
It can be bery painful to breath cough laugh sneeze Medrol (methylprednisolone) dose pack can help.

In brief: Yes
It can be bery painful to breath cough laugh sneeze Medrol (methylprednisolone) dose pack can help.
Dr. Mark Weston
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Dr. William Walsh
Addiction Medicine
2 doctors agree
In brief: Yes
People with costocondritis have pain with breathing or any activity involving moving their chest.
The joint involved (rib to sternum) moves with each breath and any arm/shoulder movement. This can be debilitating while the injury heals - but true costocondritis usually responds to Ibuprofen or naproxsyn sodium. If there is inflammation in the joint it is called tietze's syndrome and...

In brief: Yes
People with costocondritis have pain with breathing or any activity involving moving their chest.
The joint involved (rib to sternum) moves with each breath and any arm/shoulder movement. This can be debilitating while the injury heals - but true costocondritis usually responds to Ibuprofen or naproxsyn sodium. If there is inflammation in the joint it is called tietze's syndrome and...
Dr. William Walsh
Dr. William Walsh
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Dr. William Walsh
this is treated differently.
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