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16 Feb 2009

tzeats syndrome
went for an ultra sound as i have rib pain. i have been told that this is tzeats syndrome... have not been to the doctor as i was told today , it is a cartledge/rib inflamation? how could this happen as i dont do anything strenous as i have chest pain when i breath deeply... confused i cant find this on the net either.
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cyberdoc

01 Jan 0001

Hi Ruby
How are you doing? Is everything well with the pregnancy still?
See http://www.medicinenet.com/costochondritis_and_tietze_syndrome/article.htm
It often "just happens" or is the aftermath of a viral infection like flu. Not dangerous but very irritating and sore!
Dr Bets
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