Definition of Tietze's syndrome

1. Noun. Syndrome characterized by swelling of rib cartilage (causing pain).

Generic synonyms: Syndrome



Medical Definition of Tietze's syndrome

1. Idiopathic painful nonsuppurative swellings of one or more costal cartilages, especially of the second rib. The anterior chest pain may mimic that of coronary artery disease. (12 Dec 1998)

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