The prevalence of Behçet's disease above the age of 10 years. The results of a pilot study conducted at the Park Primary Health Care Center in Ankara, Turkey.

@article{dil2002ThePO,
  title={The prevalence of Behçet's disease above the age of 10 years. The results of a pilot study conducted at the Park Primary Health Care Center in Ankara, Turkey.},
  author={Aysun İdil and Aysel G{\"u}rler and Ayşe Boyvat and Deniz Çalişkan and Ozden Gulal Ozdemir and Ayşe Işik and Arslan Tunçbilek and Pinar Kocyigit and Emel Çalikoğlu},
  journal={Ophthalmic epidemiology},
  year={2002},
  volume={9 5},
  pages={
          325-31
        }
}
PURPOSE The aim of this study was to determine the prevalence of Behçet's disease above the age of 10 years by means of a population-based study. METHODS The epidemiological investigation (cross-sectional study) was made between May 1997 and May 1998 at the Park Primary Health Care Center, which is one of the education and research divisions of the Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, Ankara University. The research aimed to cover all 17,256 (49.2% male, 50.8% female) inhabitants… CONTINUE READING

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