Posts Tagged ‘costochondritis’

Serratus Posterior Inferior Muscle: Mid to Low Back Pain

What pain and symptoms are associated with the serratus posterior inferior? Aching in the low back often mistaken for kidney pain Pain in the low back when stretching to reach overhead Pain in the low back when twisting at the waist Pain in the low back when bending over Where is the serratus posterior inferior…

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Intercostal Muscles: Rib Pain, Breathing Difficulty

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 twisting the body side to side Sharp pain while taking a deep breath, sneezing, coughing and laughing…

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Diaphragm: Chest Pain, Rib Pain, Difficulty Breathing

 What pain and symptoms are associated with the diaphragm? Chest pain Pain around the bottom ribs Can cause a ‘stitch’ or sharp pain in the side A band of pain across the middle back Where is the diaphragm muscle? The diaphragm is a mushroom shaped muscle that lies under the middle to lower ribcage. What…

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