Pulmonary involvement in Behçet's disease.

@article{Uzun2008PulmonaryII,
  title={Pulmonary involvement in Behçet's disease.},
  author={Oğuz Uzun and Levent Erkan and Ilkser Akpolat and Serhat Findik and Atilla Guven Atici and Tekin Akpolat},
  journal={Respiration; international review of thoracic diseases},
  year={2008},
  volume={75 3},
  pages={
          310-21
        }
}
BACKGROUND Behçet's disease (BD) is a multisystem vasculitis and pulmonary involvement in BD is reported to indicate poor prognosis and high mortality. OBJECTIVES The aims of this study were to report on patients with pulmonary involvement and to discuss pulmonary artery thrombus and small-sized vasculitis associated with BD, with respect to previously published cases. METHODS Fifteen patients with BD and pulmonary involvement were included in this study. Massive hemoptysis was observed in… CONTINUE READING
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