Behcet’s disease, also called Behcet’s syndrome, is a rare disorder that causes blood vessel inflammation throughout your body.
The disease can lead to numerous signs and symptoms that can seem unrelated at first. They can include mouth sores, eye inflammation, skin rashes and lesions, and genital sores.
+ Oral Lesions
+ Genital Lesions
+ Skin Lesions
+ Ocular Manifestations
+ Gastrointestinal Lesions
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There are no specific tests to confirm a diagnosis of Behcet’s Disease. The diagnosis is based on clinical criteria. It may take several months or years for all the common symptoms of the disease to appear, often making it difficult to obtain a definitive diagnosis. The diagnosis is based on the occurrence of signs and symptoms of the disease and on positive clinical criteria referred to as the International Clinical Criteria for Behcet’s Disease.
+ Topical Medications
+ TNF Inhibitors
+ Systemic Glucocorticoids
METHODS OF HEALING
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