When is biopsy indicated for the workup of relapsing polychondritis (RP)?

Updated: Dec 06, 2018
  • Author: Nicholas Compton, MD; Chief Editor: Herbert S Diamond, MD  more...
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Answer

Diagnostic criteria for relapsing polychondritis first were proposed by McAdam et al and have been modified several times. Perform biopsy only if clinical criteria are in question.


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