Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Relapsing Polychondritis Treatment

Treatment for relapsing polychondritis usually includes corticosteroid therapy and other medications that suppress the immune system.

Treatment options for relapsing polychondritis include:

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Last Updated: Sep 4, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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