Maryam Liaqat

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Behcet's syndrome (Behcet's disease)

Are You Confident of the Diagnosis? Behçet’s syndrome is a chronic, relapsing, multisystemic, autoimmune vasculitis. The clinical presentation varies depending on which organ systems are involved (mucocutaneous, ocular, cardiovascular, musculoskeletal, gastrointestinal or neurologic). The international criteria for diagnosis require oral aphthous ulcers 3 times in 12 months (Figure 1) plus any two including genital ulcers,…

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