MS - Orthopaedics, Fellowship in Paediatric orthopaedics, Fellowship in deformity correction & limb reconstruction
Hi lybrate-user. First thing you should do is to get an x-ray done of your elbow if it is not done yet. Minor chip fracture if undisplaced will heal my simple immobilization of elbow. You may require a brace or a plaster for few weeks. If it is displaced, then you may need a small surgery to fix it. Injection of calcium over elbow has no role in management and is not recommended. These type of injuries are frequently associated with ligament tears. So proper evaluation is advised.
Costochondritis is inflammation of the junctions where the upper ribs join the costal cartilage that attaches them to the breastbone (sternum. Overall, costochondritis is one of the most common causes of musculoskeletal chest pain.
For example, cardiac chest pain may be prevented in individuals that choose not to smoke and live a healthy lifestyle that includes low-fat foods, fiber, and exercise. Like cardiac chest pain, non-cardiac chest pain may be prevented by preventing the underlying causes of pain.