Relapsing polychondritis—case series from South India

  title={Relapsing polychondritis—case series from South India},
  author={Rajiv Ananthakrishna and Ruchika Goel and Prasanta Padhan and John Mathew and Debashish Danda},
  journal={Clinical Rheumatology},
Relapsing polychondritis (RP) is a rare recurring inflammatory disorder with variable clinical course. It has been described mainly in Caucasian population. Reports from other ethnic groups are few. We report seven cases of relapsing polychondritis in south Indian population. In between 1995 and 2008, seven patients fulfilling the McAdam–Damiani–Levine criteria for diagnosis of relapsing polychondritis were identified. Records pertaining to these patients were studied and clinical presentation… CONTINUE READING


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