The radiological manifestations of relapsing polychondritis

Clin Radiol. 1989 Mar;40(2):147-9. doi: 10.1016/s0009-9260(89)80074-1.


Four patients with relapsing polychondritis are described. The radiological appearances of the arthropathy and the tracheobronchial involvement are illustrated, and the value of these findings in early diagnosis and management are emphasised.

MeSH terms

  • Bronchography
  • Female
  • Finger Joint / diagnostic imaging
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Polychondritis, Relapsing / diagnostic imaging*
  • Trachea / diagnostic imaging