What are the Michet et al diagnostic criteria for relapsing polychondritis (RP)?

Updated: Dec 06, 2018
  • Author: Nicholas Compton, MD; Chief Editor: Herbert S Diamond, MD  more...
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One of the following two conditions is necessary for diagnosis:

  • Proven inflammation in 2 of 3 of the auricular, nasal, or laryngotracheal cartilages
  • Proven inflammation in 1 of 3 of the auricular, nasal, or laryngotracheal cartilages plus 2 other signs including ocular inflammation, vestibular dysfunction, seronegative inflammatory arthritis, and hearing loss

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