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What is the treatment for polychondritis?

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Dr. Thomas Namey
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
5 doctors agree

In brief: Depends.

Steroids, methotrexate, azothioprine, and more recently tnf-alpha inhibitors.
Your rheumatologist or immunologist will decide what is appropriate. Most patients are on a NSAID for pain.

In brief: Depends.

Steroids, methotrexate, azothioprine, and more recently tnf-alpha inhibitors.
Your rheumatologist or immunologist will decide what is appropriate. Most patients are on a NSAID for pain.
Dr. Thomas Namey
Dr. Thomas Namey
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Dr. Ronald Krauser
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
2 doctors agree

In brief: Corticosteroids

Corticosteroids (prednisone) form the basic therapy of polychrondritis.

In brief: Corticosteroids

Corticosteroids (prednisone) form the basic therapy of polychrondritis.
Dr. Ronald Krauser
Dr. Ronald Krauser
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