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... Inflammation of the sternum is called costochondritis.....this is probably what you are talking about. comes with many forms of arthritis. As does arthritis of the collarbone where it joins the shoulder blade at the shoulder. It's called the AC joint, short for the acromioclavicular joint. ... (6 replies)
... sternum and wondered if anyone else suffered with this complaint! I already have arthritis in my fingers and one ankle, they are more controllable! ... (6 replies)
... It is definately not a fatty lump, the sugeon and the x ray man both said that, they say degeneration, which I suppose is wear and tear arthritis. ... (6 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)
... hello mary....because of you...i joined this site ...may be able to be of some help to someone....first...no one is too young to have arthritis...the mri's, etc. do not show such !...my opinion...she needs a pain management doctor.... ... (31 replies)
Chest cracking
Jan 7, 2005
... Being too young for arthritis is a huge misconception, people are born with it every day. It has no age barrier, it never did. ... (1 replies)
... I had monster chest pain. VERY VERY scary. Thought it was my heart, of course. ... (31 replies)
... years. It was atcually 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)
... Good evening all. I signed in here at the request of a dear friend AliRah. He must have thought that I have some info worth sharing with you all. ... (16 replies)
... Yes I am tired constantly. I had achilles tendonitis when I was younger, but I think the pain in the feet and ankles now is associated with PA. I think anywhere you may have had injuries at one time, the PA will affect those areas as well. ... (37 replies)
Sternum pain!!
Jul 15, 2004
... Costochondritis is often linked to forms of arthritis... namely psoriatic arthritis. Treating it with painkillers is a very short term fix in that it is an inflammatory condition. ... (3 replies)
Sternum pain!!
Jul 8, 2004
... I thought for sure I was having a heart attack. The pain was horrible. I had pain in my back around my shoulder blades and in the middle of my chest. At first I thought it was heartburn, which I almost never get, but the pain finally got so bad I couldn't move. ... (3 replies)
Sternum pain!!
Jul 5, 2004
... Have you heard of Costochondritis? ... (3 replies)
... I have lupus and RA, not psoriatic arthritis. Psoriatic arthritis is considered a spondylarthropathy, which means disease of the spinal joints, although other joints are involved as well. So rib and sternum pain, because they are attached to the spine and move with it in the chest. ... (3 replies)
... I was diagnosed with fibromyalgia in approx. March of '10. ... (7 replies)
... I have spondy and SI joint problems. I recently had injections in both SI joints. It helped for acouple of days but now the pain is returning. My DO doctor said that prolotherapy will help these joints. He said their are numerous ligaments that become lax and prolo can help. ... (3 replies)
Breathing
Jul 28, 2009
... Yes the pain in my chest hurts more at night as well. I have been to Emergency twice in an ambulance only to find out its the arthritis. It is on the right hand side of my sternum and it causes the pain when moving and lying down. What kind of arthritis do you have? ... (8 replies)
Getting worse
May 6, 2009
... Despite having tried sulphasalazine and currently methotrexate I find my condition getting gradually worse. I had drastic side effects on sulph ,even on the lowest of the build up dose and meth just hasn't worked. I have increased the amount of codeine that I am taking just to keep the pain levels bearable. ... (2 replies)
... I was just diagnosed with AS I am a hisp. male. 38 but i have experienced major pain for about the last 4 years. ... (9 replies)
... Hello, my name is Kathy and I'd like to comment on some of the things that you've written. I don't know if you have ever heard of SAPHO syndrome? ... (9 replies)


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