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Chest pain(Teitze)

Hey there, I am suffering from pain in chest from last days. Also there is some swelling in rib cage bone, on searching Internet I found my symptoms to be exact of Teitzes syndrome or costochondritis. There is severe pain in the chest whenever I rise up from any resting position,or when I breath heavily. I have attached image sourced from Google, showing the exact area of swelling. Please suggest what needful can be done at home, and to which doctor should I consult general physician or cardiovascular doctor. (In my latest report my TSH level came at 7.2, T3 and T4 were in ranged limit ).
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Dr. Pankaj K Bang Mumbai | Pulmonologist
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Please first get a chest xray done
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Dr. Amruth Sindhu Bangalore | Pulmonologist
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Hi. I understand your concerns. You will need to undergo a detailed examination and also a chest x ray to look for infection. Consult a pulmonologist for the same. if you are from bangalore you can consult me at my clinic at hebbal kempapura. Details are given in practo. Hope your questions were answered. Thanks.
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