[Anatomoclinical study of aortic insufficiency in atrophic polychondritis. Apropos of a case].

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The authors report the anatomo-clinical features of aortic insufficiency complicating atrophic polychondritis, a rare inflammatory disease affecting mainly cartilaginous tissues. This case illustrates the inflammatory changes of the aortic wall, particularly progressive during this disease, responsible for aortic insufficiency and aneurysmal dilatation of… (More)

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@article{Thuaire1997AnatomoclinicalSO, title={[Anatomoclinical study of aortic insufficiency in atrophic polychondritis. Apropos of a case].}, author={Christophe Thuaire and Hani T. S. Benamer and {\'E}ric Brochet and Pascal Aubry and Gilles Hayem and Christiane Vissuzaine and Didier Chatel and Patrick Assayag}, journal={Archives des maladies du coeur et des vaisseaux}, year={1997}, volume={90 7}, pages={995-8} }