costochondritis definition

  • noun:
    • A benign swelling for the costal cartilage, causing discomfort between your ribs.
    • swelling at the junction of a rib and its own cartilage
    • A benign infection associated with costal cartilage, causing discomfort involving the ribs.
    • inflammation in the junction of a rib as well as its cartilage

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