Behcet disease research in 2020 spanned topics in diagnosis, pharmacologic management and quality of life. We wrap up the year with 8 new study summaries.
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.
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.
Take this brief test to find out what you know about key developments in the evolution of this emerging treatment option.