Christoph M E Deuter

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Behçet's disease (BD) is a systemic immune-mediated vasculitis of unclear origin. Major symptoms include oral aphthous ulcers, genital ulcerations, skin lesions, and ocular lesions. Eye involvement, which affects 60-80% of BD patients, is characterized by posterior or panuveitis with occlusive retinal vasculitis. The pathogenesis of BD remains unclear, but(More)
OBJECTIVES Muckle-Wells syndrome (MWS) is an autoinflammatory disease characterized by excessive interleukin-1 (IL-1) release, resulting in recurrent fevers, sensorineural hearing loss, and amyloidosis. IL-1 inhibition with anakinra, an IL-1 receptor antagonist, improves clinical symptoms and inflammatory markers. Subclinical disease activity is commonly(More)
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