Oral ulceration is common in Behcet disease, but other disorders have similar and overlapping features. Test your knowledge of differential dx in BD.
In Behçet disease, disease activity and manifestations can significantly impact quality of life; lifestyle choices also play a role. We highlight 8 studies to help illustrate.
Sample: What percent of patients with rare diseases reported that the COVID-19 pandemic has had negative effects on their immediate and long-term health and well-being?
Behçet disease has been found to co-occur with a variety of other conditions. Click through 8 concise reviews of the evidence in this slide show.
Behçet disease treatment often involves a combination of medicines for multiple symptoms. Answer these 8 questions to find out what you know about best practices.
Diagnosis of Behçet disease can be complicated by overlapping clinical features, as described in these 8 brief summaries.
Primary care physicians are in a prime position to recognize BD—if you know what to look for. Take this brief quiz to find out what you know.
For patients with Behcet disease, primary care practitioners play a key role in coordinating and monitoring care that requires multiple medications and doctors.
Patients with rare diseases often present to primary care first, with symptoms that may initially appear benign, but with further evaluation, lead to a critical diagnosis.
Primary care physicians are in a key position to suspect and detect BD in their patients and refer them to a rheumatologist to confirm the diagnosis and initiate a treatment plan.