Posts Tagged ‘costochondritis’

Serratus Posterior Inferior Muscle: Mid to Low Back Pain

Pain in the low-mid back is often caused by the serratus posterior inferior. Sleeping on a poor quality or old mattress can cause pain flairs from this muscle. Over stretching while reaching overhead will cause this muscle to spasm. What pain and symptoms are associated with the serratus posterior inferior? Aching in the low back…

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Intercostal Muscles: Rib Pain, Breathing Difficulty

Rib pain, side cramps also called stitches and difficulty breathing can be signs of intercostal muscle dysfunction. What pain and symptoms are associated with the intercostal muscles? Pain in between or under the ribs Can cause a ‘stitch’  or sharp  pain in the side Pain in the rib area when lying on your side Pain when…

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Diaphragm: Chest Pain, Rib Pain, Difficulty Breathing

Chest pain, pain around the bottom of the ribs, a band of pain across the mid back and difficulty inhaling deeply can indicate diaphragm muscle dysfunction. What are the pain and symptoms associated with the diaphragm? Chest pain Pain around the bottom ribs Can cause a ‘stitch’ or sharp pain in the side A band…

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