Rare chronic inflammatory disease involving the small blood vessels. It is characterized by mucocutaneous ulceration in the mouth and genital region. The neuro-ocular form may cause blindness and death.
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American Behcet's Disease Association
Presents diagnostic criteria and information on treatment. Mailing list available for patients.
Behcet's Disease Information Page
Brief Behcet's Disease information sheet compiled by the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke.
Behcet's Syndrome Society
United Kingdom patient support group with information on the condition.
MedicineNet: Behcet's Syndrome
Consumer health information, including symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment.
NHS Choices: Behcet's Disease
Provides information on this rare condition that causes inflammation of the blood vessels. Includes details of symptoms, causes, diagnosis and treatment.
Supporters for Behcet's Disease
Photos of individuals, treatment and chat.
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