Which conditions are included in the differential diagnoses of relapsing polychondritis (RP) with nasal chondritis or saddle-nose deformity?

Updated: Dec 06, 2018
  • Author: Nicholas Compton, MD; Chief Editor: Herbert S Diamond, MD  more...
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Causes include the following:

  • Infectious perichondritis

  • Granulomatosis with polyangiitis (formerly known as Wegener granulomatosis)

  • Congenital syphilis

  • Nasal NK/peripheral T-cell lymphoma (formerly known as angiocentric lymphoma)

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