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TB abscesses of the chest wall are usually seen at the margins of the sternum and along the rib shafts, and can also involve the costochondral junctions, costovertebral joints and the vertebrae (7).
Rib costochondral junction to assess the duration of terminal stress and possible underlying rickets and/or scurvy (Table 4; Figure 3, A and B);
Antero-posterior chest compressions cause fractures at costochondral junctions.
Trietze's syndrome is pain at the costochondral junctions and commonly presents as mastalgia.