An inflammation at the junction of a rib and its cartilage.
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eMedicine Health - Costochondritis
Information on the causes, symptoms, and treatment.
MedicineNet: Costochondritis and Tietze Syndrome
Doctor written consumer health information on the characteristics and treatment of these conditions.
Tietze's Syndrome: NHS Choices
Provides information on this inflammation of the cartilage that joins the ribs to the breastbone. Includes details of symptoms, causes, diagnosis and treatment.
Last update:May 27, 2015 at 17:15:05 UTC