Pulmonary vasculitis in Behçet's disease.

  title={Pulmonary vasculitis in Behçet's disease.},
  author={Feyza Erkan and T Cavdar},
  journal={The American review of respiratory disease},
  volume={146 1},
Clinical findings of 12 patients with Behçet's disease and lung involvement are presented. Male to female ratio was 11/1, mean age was 35.3 +/- 8.8 yr. All patients had at least four other organ manifestations of vasculitis, either in their history or during the period of lung involvement. The main complaint was hemoptysis of varying degree in 11 of the 12 patients. The chest X-ray films showed unilateral hilar enlargements in six patients, diaphragm elevation in four, horizontally or obliquely… CONTINUE READING
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