Rare Disorders

Behcet Disease 2020 Research Review: 8 Studies
December 07, 2020

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 Ulcers in Behçet Disease: A Quiz on the Differential Diagnosis
November 02, 2020

Oral ulceration is common in Behcet disease, but other disorders have similar and overlapping features. Test your knowledge of differential dx in BD.

Quality of Life Factors in Behçet Disease
November 02, 2020

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.

Oral Ulcers in Behçet Present Difficult Differential
September 02, 2020

Diagnosis of Behçet disease can be complicated by overlapping clinical features, as described in these 8 brief summaries.

8 Questions on Behçet Diagnosis in Primary Care
August 04, 2020

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.

Behçet Disease Treatment Basics for Primary Care
August 04, 2020

For patients with Behcet disease, primary care practitioners play a key role in coordinating and monitoring care that requires multiple medications and doctors.

Rare Disease Update for Primary Care
July 01, 2020

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.

Behcet Basics for Primary Care: Diagnosis
July 01, 2020

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.

8 Questions on Personalized Medicine for Cystic Fibrosis
March 06, 2020

Take this brief test to find out what you know about key developments in the evolution of this emerging treatment option.

7 Questions on CF: Sweat Tests, Breast Milk, Tobramycin, & More
December 16, 2019

Try these 7 questions on guideline-oriented cystic fibrosis diagnosis and treatment.