chondrodermatitis

chondrodermatitis

 [kon″dro-der″mah-ti´tis]
an inflammatory process involving cartilage and skin; used almost exclusively to mean chondrodermatitis nodularis chronica helicis, a condition marked by a painful nodule on the helix of the ear.

chondrodermatitis

(1) Chondrodermatitis nodularis helicis. 
(2) Inflammation of cartilage and skin.
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When considering removal, it is important to distinguish between lesions that contain a significant cartilaginous component and lesions that do not as failure to remove a protuberant cartilaginous segment may lead to chondrodermatitis at a later date.
Abstract Chondrodermatitis nodularis chronica helicis (CNCH) is a condition characterized by spontaneously evolving tender single or multiple nodules over the apex of helix or antihelix of the external ear.
Chondrodermatitis nodularis chronica helicis (CNCH), Winkler's disease, pressure, nodule, excision, recurrence.
Chondrodermatitis nodularis chronica helicis (CNCH) is a cutaneous lesion of the external ear characterized by spontaneously evolving tender nodule over the apex of helix or antihelix.
Chondrodermatitis nodularis helicis (CDNH) is a non-neoplastic inflammatory and degenerative process of the external ear.
"Chondrodermatitis nodularis chronic helicis externa," I said, because this is one of the stupid names I have remembered from some lecture 30 years ago.
I suspect that this student will now have her mind cluttered up with the diagnosis chondrodermatitis nodularis chronic helicis externa, which will do her very little good as she plans to be an anaesthetist.
Chondrodermatitis nodularis chronica helicis is a small, painful, scaly nodule of the helix of the ear.
These findings were consistent with chondrodermatitis chronica nodularis helicis.
These procedures had been performed for the treatment of 21 skin cancers, four auricular hematomas, and 23 benign skin lesions with 11 different pathologies, including six cases of chondrodermatitis nodularis chronica helicis and four cases of keloid.
The clinical and histologic differential diagnosis includes relapsing polychondritis and chondrodermatitis nodularis chronica helicis (Winkler's disease).
Many features of chondrodermatitis nodularis chronica helicis were present, but no degenerative cartilage was seen.