tietze's syndrome

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Tietze's syndrome Tie·tze's syndrome (tē'tsēz)
n.
Inflammation of the cartilage of the rib cage, causing pain in the chest similar to angina pectoris.

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tietze's syndrome

noun
syndrome characterized by swelling of rib cartilage (causing pain) 
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