[Behçet's disease. 316 cases].

  title={[Behçet's disease. 316 cases].},
  author={Saida Benamour and B Zeroual and Rajae Bennis and Abdelouahed Amraoui and S Bettal},
  journal={Presse medicale},
  volume={19 32},
The authors have reviewed the records of 316 patients with Behcet's disease diagnosed between 1981 and 1989 in the Internal Medicine Department of Casablanca's University Hospital, Morocco. Males aged between 20 and 40 years (78 percent) were most frequently affected (71 percent of the cases). All patients presented with muco-cutaneous lesions, including aphthous stomatitis (100 percent) and genital ulcers (85 percent). Skin hyperirritability was present in 77 percent. Ocular lesions were… CONTINUE READING


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