Genetics of Behçet's Disease

  title={Genetics of Behçet's Disease},
  author={Tamer İrfan Kaya},
  booktitle={Pathology research international},
Behçet's disease (BD) is a systemic inflammatory disorder characterized mainly by recurrent oral and genital ulcers and eye involvement. Although the pathogenesis remains poorly understood, a variety of studies have demonstrated that genetic predisposition is a major factor in disease susceptibility. Peculiar geographical distribution of BD along the… CONTINUE READING