A cost analysis of Behcet's syndrome in Turkey.

  title={A cost analysis of Behcet's syndrome in Turkey.},
  author={Necdet Sut and Emire Seyahi and Sebahattin Yurdakul and Mustafa Senocak and Hasan Yazici},
  volume={46 4},
OBJECTIVE Behçet's syndrome (BS), a common chronic inflammatory disease in Turkey, results in considerable morbidity and increased mortality. We aimed to estimate its direct and indirect costs. METHODS We studied 119 (78 male/41 female) patients with BS at our multidisciplinary BS out-patient clinic in Istanbul, between March and July 2005. The mean age… CONTINUE READING