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... I have that and basically it feels like arthritis in the chest. I first discovered it years ago after sleeping on a hard surface for too long. My chest ached so bad it hurt to breath. ... (31 replies)
... brain...sternum arthritis is not too common...i would beg God to take me instead of helping me when in ER many times ! that's how painful it can be...but..hard to describe to anyone ! please check on a pain management docor in your area.... ... (31 replies)
... the same problem. I had been having bad chest pains for months and the doctors ruled out my heart, lungs,etc and so they finally determined that it was arthritis near my breast bone. I had never heard of it either, but the doctor told me it is one of the leading causes of chest pain in young women! ... (31 replies)

... I have rheumatoid arthritis and it has effected my breastbone too. It hurts to breath is because as your lungs expands it puts pressure on your breastbone area. You can also get arthritis in the bones by your collar bone. I started mine when I was 30. What I found the worse was lying down on one of my sides. ... (31 replies)
... Has anyone ever had arthritis in the chest area? ... (31 replies)
... I am so glad I saw this, I too suffer with chest pains that go from the breastbone all the way up too the neck....have had tests done on my heart which has come back okay thank god... ... (31 replies)
... i am 53 years old and was told i have that as well, i had every test for heart issues and lung issues and they were all normal. since i kept having chest pain was diagnosed with arthritis of the breastbone/inflammation of the cartilage of the ribs which can be most painful. (31 replies)
... The medical term is costochondritis. It might not be from a systemic illness, like rheumatoid arthritis, and may resolve by itself within a few weeks. This temporary inflammation in the cartilage of the ribs/breastbone is a common cause of chest pain. (31 replies)
Jul 27, 2009
... Can you tell me what it feels like to have arthritis in your breastbone. This has been on my mind lately that I might have it. ... (8 replies)
Jul 27, 2009
... Not sure about shoulders, but I have arthritis in my breastbone and it hurts to breathe sometimes, and sometimes I feel I am having heart attack, consultant said its the sternum hurting. Hope that helps a little. ... (8 replies)
... Sorry to hear you are feeling so fed up. I had a scare last week. Doc put me on Stomach tablets and I slowly went downhill. Last Sunday had a blood clot scare in lung and leg and had hospital on phone as well. ... (7 replies)
Rib cage
Nov 5, 2003
... rib cage area. There are over 100 different types of arthritis! This arthritis thing is a bummer, I have it in the hands, feet, neck and mildly in the spine along with the costochondritis. The conclave breastbone just means an abnormality. I think I'm abnormal all over these days. ... (10 replies)
Rib cage
Nov 4, 2003
... It can make the rib cage side uneven as well. I have a moderate degree of scoliosis in the thoracsic spine, you may have some of it also, Drs don't always mention if you do have it unless it is of moderate to severe degree. ... (10 replies)

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