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Behcet's Disease

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Behcet's disease is a multisystem inflammatory disease with unknown etiology and has a unique geographic distribution. It is characterized by recurrent oral aphthous lesions, recurrent uveitis, skin lesions, and genital ulcerations. However, it may involve the eye, joints, and cardiovascular, gastrointestinal, and neurological systems at varying degrees as well as the skin and mucous membranes. The disease may manifest itself in a wide spectrum of symptoms ranging from mild symptoms to life-threatening symptoms or severe symptoms that may create permanent sequelae. Knowing the nature of the disease will make it easier to diagnose and manage the disease. This book was written by expert authors, and detailed epidemiology, etiopathogenesis, mucocutaneous findings, and systemic involvement of Behcet's disease are presented to readers.

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Behcet's DiseaseEdited by Müzeyyen Gönül

Published: May 31st 2017

DOI: 10.5772/65884

ISBN: 978-953-51-3226-4

Print ISBN: 978-953-51-3225-7

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1. Introductory Chapter: Behcet’s Disease - An Overview

By Müzeyyen Gönül and Selda Pelin Kartal

335

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2. The Epidemiology of Behçet’s Disease

By Işıl Deniz Oguz, Pelin Hizli and Muzeyyen Gonul

379

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3. Etiology, Immunopathogenesis and Biomarkers in Behçet’s disease

By Fahd Adeeb, Maria Usman Khan, Austin G. Stack and Alexander D. Fraser

550

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4. Infectious Agents in Etiopathogenesis of Behçet’s Disease

By Havva Ozge Keseroglu and Müzeyyen Gönül

300

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5. Mucocutaneous Findings in Behçet’s Disease

By Arzu Kilic

1213

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6. Activity Criteria in Behçet’s Disease

By Feride Coban Gul, Hulya Nazik, Demet Cicek and Betul Demir

413

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7. Ocular Manifestations of Behçet’s Disease

By Esra Sahli and Ozlem Gurbuz-Koz

427

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8. Joint Involvement and Synovial Histopathology in BD

By Yuki Nanke and Shigeru Kotake

237

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9. Vascular Manifestations of Behçet’s Disease

By Orhan Saim Demirtürk, Hüseyin Ali Tünel and Utku Alemdaroğlu

385

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10. Surgical Treatment of Angio‐Behçet

By Genadi Georgiev Genadiev, Lorenzo Mortola, Roberta Arzedi, Giuseppe Deiana, Francesco Spanu and Stefano Camparini

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