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... inflammation of the cartilage of the ribs which can be most painful. ... (31 replies)
... breastbone is a common cause of chest pain. ... (31 replies)
... 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)

... I've had costochondritis for years...at least 25...and it helps if you realize one thing. Everyone thinks the ribs and breast bone are all together and one unit but it isn't. The ribs attach by cartilage and that is why when you breathe, the ribs expand. ... (31 replies)
... a bone scan yesterday.My ruemmy wanted me to have one done because my hands and feet hurt worse then any other area.Also,my left knuckle looks way different then the right.It looks like the bones are eroding in my knuckles and I also have a bump on my middle kunckle. ... (1 replies)
Arthritis in Chest
Sep 19, 2011
... It's called Costochondritis.....inflammation of the cartilages that span the ribs to the breast bone......it's part of osteoarthritis but not everyone gets it. ... (2 replies)
... I will look into the article you mentioned. ... (9 replies)
... Never heard of TMJ. Was diagnosed with Reiters 20 years ago. ... (58 replies)
... i have very stiff neck and ribs and hip and shoulder problem . these joints are not specific for ReA isnt? ... (58 replies)
... lower back are thudding with pain too, as is the tailbone. ... (2 replies)
... I am sorry for all you are going through. It's really frustrating going on so long without any definite diagnosis or treatments. Hasn't anyone ever looked into the tailbone fractures? ... (2 replies)
... Thanks Linda, they have done lots and lots of test on her and have not been able to find out what is the matter. Giving her different meds and have not worked. ... (31 replies)
... why doesn't the Dr order an MRI or Cat Scan to rule it out? ... (31 replies)
... Thanks wannabe, I have been to the doctors so many times crying with this pain under my ribs!! ... (3 replies)
... Diagnosis is process of elimination, there is no simple test for PA. ... (32 replies)
... I don't know if this is the right place to post this or not. I'm struggling to figure out what could be wrong with me. ... (1 replies)
... I have rheumatoid arthritis and the pain is on both sides of my ribs just under my breast. It hurt to lie down and even breath. My doctor told me that there is small bones by your breast bone that can get inflamed. ... (4 replies)
... ly 2 types of pain, one that was a dull gnawing pain below my sternum and one was a sharp, stabbing pain that felt like it was between my skin and my sternum and the joints with my ribs. Both would kind of come and go. ... (4 replies)
... I also have cervical arthritis, along with cervical ribs, herniated disk, stenosis, bone spurs and a pinched nerve. I was diagnosed with all but the cervical ribs in March of this year. I have known about the ribs for 18 years. I have been just going to my family doctor and she is managing me just dandy. ... (8 replies)
... spinal stenosis, and cervical ribs. I must though disagree regarding the advice for no traction. I was diagnosed with all but the cervical ribs in March of this year. I've known about the cervical ribs for 18 years. I had a MRI after suffering unbearable pain into my shoulder because of the pinched nerve. ... (11 replies)


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