Tietze syndrome

Case contributed by Dr Prafulla Patil


A 24 year old male presenting with localised right parasternal swelling and episodic pain.

Patient Data

Age: 24
Gender: Male

The costal cartilage near the sterno-chondral junction is bulky. The right sided costal cartilage is more hypoechoic and thickened compared to other side.

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Case information

rID: 43421
Published: 10th Mar 2016
Last edited: 10th Mar 2016
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