What Is Behcet's Disease?
This is a summary of important facts about Behcet's disease.
Behçet’s Disease - Guide to Behçet’s Disease (Behcet's Disease)
Behçet's disease was first described in 1937 by Dr. Hulusi Behçet, a dermatologist in Turkey. Most symptoms of the disease are caused by inflammation of the blood vessels. The five most common symptoms of Behçet's disease are mouth sores, genital sores, other skin lesions, inflammation of parts of the eye, and arthritis.
The American Behcet's Disease Association - Profile
The American Behcet's Disease Association works towards locating people with Behcet's Disease and providing them with information and support. Providing current and pertinent educational information to the medical community and to aid in diagnosing and treating Behcet's Disease.
Behcet’s Disease from Johns Hopkins Vasculitis Center
Behcet’s disease may involve blood vessels of nearly all sizes and types, ranging from small arteries to large ones, and involving veins as well as arteries.