Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Relapsing Polychondritis Symptoms

Relapsing polychondritis can cause areas of inflammation in different parts of the body including:

  • Ears
  • Nose
  • Joints
  • Spine
  • Trachea (windpipe)

The most common symptoms of relapsing polychondritis include:

Additional symptoms of relapsing polychondritis include:

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Last Updated: Jan 4, 2011 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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PubMed Relapsing Polychondritis References
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