"Polychondritis, Relapsing" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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An acquired disease of unknown etiology, chronic course, and tendency to recur. It is characterized by inflammation and degeneration of cartilage and can result in deformities such as floppy ear and saddle nose. Loss of cartilage in the respiratory tract can lead to respiratory obstruction.
- Polychondritis, Relapsing
- Polychondritides, Relapsing
- Relapsing Polychondritides
- Relapsing Polychondritis
- Polychondritis, Chronic Atrophic
- Atrophic Polychondritides, Chronic
- Atrophic Polychondritis, Chronic
- Chronic Atrophic Polychondritides
- Chronic Atrophic Polychondritis
- Polychondritides, Chronic Atrophic
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Polychondritis, Relapsing" by people in Profiles.
Keutel syndrome: report of two novel MGP mutations and discussion of clinical overlap with arylsulfatase E deficiency and relapsing polychondritis. Am J Med Genet A. 2014 Apr; 164A(4):1062-8.
Haplotype structure in Ashkenazi Jewish BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutation carriers. Hum Genet. 2011 Nov; 130(5):685-99.
Endobronchial ultrasound morphology of expiratory central airway collapse. Respirology. 2008 Mar; 13(2):315-9.
Relapsing polychondritis: a paraneoplastic syndrome associated with myelodysplastic syndromes. Am J Hematol. 1992 May; 40(1):47-50.
T helper-suppressor cell imbalance in pyoderma gangrenosum, with relapsing polychondritis and corneal keratolysis. Am J Clin Pathol. 1983 Sep; 80(3):396-9.