Originally Posted by vermonsters
Hi all, I'm pretty certain I have Costochondritis. Can the pain come and go? I've had it on and off for about a year now...this time it flared up was after a bad bad BAAAD cold that lasted for about 3 weeks....just by coincidence I have a dr appointment tomorrow so I'm going to mention it, the pain is worse that it has been.
Hey there, sorry you're getting a response a bit late.
Yes, it is possible for the pain to come and go, or at least be a bit better than most times. Costo can certainly flare up after a cold...think of the coughing, etc. that can certainly trigger problems.
Best of luck to you.