Neuro-Behçet's disease: CT and clinical correlates.

  title={Neuro-Behçet's disease: CT and clinical correlates.},
  author={Steven Herskovitz and Richard B. Lipton and George Lantos},
  volume={38 11},
We examined the serial CTs and clinical courses of five patients with neuro-Behçet's disease and reviewed ten previously reported cases, all with focal CT abnormalities. The CT lesions were in the brainstem (8 patients), basal ganglia (7), thalamus (4), or hemispheric white matter (7). Of the 13 patients who received contrast, nine had lesions that showed enhancement. In five, lesions were visualized with contrast that were not apparent without it. The CT lesions were usually accompanied by… CONTINUE READING