Malignancy in Behçet’s Disease: A Report of 13 Cases and a Review of the Literature

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Behçet’s disease (BD) has rarely been reported in association with malignant diseases. In most cases the autoimmune nature of the disease itself or immunosuppressive drug use has been blamed for malignant transformation. We report 13 cases of BD concurrent with neoplastic disease as well as treatment-related morbidities in this particular patient group… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s100670170036

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@article{Cengiz2001MalignancyIB, title={Malignancy in Behçet’s Disease: A Report of 13 Cases and a Review of the Literature}, author={Mahir Cengiz and Mustafa Kadri Altundağ and A. Faruk Zorlu and Ibrahim Halil G{\"{u}ll{\"{u} and Enes {\"{O}zyar and Ibtisam Lale Atahan}, journal={Clinical Rheumatology}, year={2001}, volume={20}, pages={239-244} }