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Pericarditis and chest pain follow up
I agree with you entirely. Costochondritis certainly excluded with what you have told me. All the more reason to stop Prednisolone! Has anybody looked into a GI problem such as esophageal spasm?
I quote the last paragraph from this blog to show that sometimes it can be very difficult to find a cause and what to do in that case:
"Last, during my clinical practice if I didn’t know what was going on (it happened!), the first thing to do was to make sure the patient was safe, the second, to repeat tests to look for changes after a period of time, the third, ask for help."
Hope this was helpful,
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