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Behcet Syndrome

"Behcet Syndrome" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

Rare chronic inflammatory disease involving the small blood vessels. It is of unknown etiology and characterized by mucocutaneous ulceration in the mouth and genital region and uveitis with hypopyon. The neuro-ocular form may cause blindness and death. SYNOVITIS; THROMBOPHLEBITIS; gastrointestinal ulcerations; RETINAL VASCULITIS; and OPTIC ATROPHY may occur as well.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Behcet Syndrome" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Behcet Syndrome" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 58 publications over 21 distinct years, with a maximum of 7 publications in 2009
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