Dynamic Contrast-Enhanced MR Imaging of Tietze's Syndrome: a Case Report

  title={Dynamic Contrast-Enhanced MR Imaging of Tietze's Syndrome: a Case Report},
  author={Dong Chan Kim and Sang Yoon Kim and Bong Man Kim},
  journal={Investigative Magnetic Resonance Imaging},
Case Tietze's syndrome is an inflammatory condition associated with painful swelling of the costochondral, costosternal, and sternoclavicular joints. Tietze's syndrome has been mostly attributed to microtrauma until now; however, this etiology is currently disputed. The diagnosis is based on clinical findings, although a few studies suggest the advantages of imaging. We report a case of Tietze's syndrome with a review of radiological findings, especially magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) with… 

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