Relapsing polychondritis and Reiter's syndrome

J. Silva, Jaime Branco, A. Alves De Matos, J. Canas Da Silva, O. Almeida, M. Viana Queiros

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Abstract

We describe a case of relapsing polychondritis associated with Reiter's Syndrome in a 46-year-old white man. Relapsing polychondritis is a rare disorder of unknown etiology associated in about 30% of cases with other rheumatic disorders such as connective tissue diseases, vasculitis and exceptionally, seronegative spondyloarthritis. We found this association only ouce in our review of the literature.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)908-910
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Rheumatology
Volume18
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - 1991

Keywords

  • Reiter's syndrome
  • relapsing polychondritis

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    Silva, J., Branco, J., Alves De Matos, A., Canas Da Silva, J., Almeida, O., & Viana Queiros, M. (1991). Relapsing polychondritis and Reiter's syndrome. Journal of Rheumatology, 18(6), 908-910.