Severe inflammation and the presence of hypopyon is highly suggestive of diseases associated with HLA-B27 and Behcet's disease
, although diabetes is an important cause of severe anterior segment disease in the middle-aged group.
Vascular involvement in Behcet's disease
ranges from 16% to 51%, depending on the population studied.
Compared to the worldwide average of one per cent in 100,000 people being affected by Behcet's disease
, the UAE sees 15 per cent affected in every 100,000 people," Dr Ferraydoun Davatchi, head of rheumatology at the Tehran university of Medical Sciences, told Gulf News.
Audio-vestibular disturbance in patients with Behcet's disease
Materials and Methods: Twenty-one patients with Behcet's disease
aged 19-44 years old were included in this study.
Clinical characteristics and course of spinal cord involvement in Behcet's disease
NASDAQ: XOMA) continues to make steady albeit measured progress toward initiating a pivotal trial in Behcet's disease
, which could begin by year-end 2011, pending regulatory feedback.
Rosie as But Rosie was to face even worse six years later when she developed potentially fatal Behcet's disease
7 billion euros and a long history of successful innovation and collaborations, global franchises in diabetes and cardiovascular disease and established operations in the geographical regions where Behcet's disease
is most prevalent," Mr.
In June 2010, XOMA announced positive results from an open-label pilot study of XOMA 052 in seven patients with Behcet's disease
who were suffering from vision-threatening disease exacerbations, known as uveitis, despite maximal doses of immunosuppressive medicines.
University of Manchester researchers have revealed some of the genetic mutations that lead to Behcet's disease
, also called the Silk Route disease.
This case is presented because he was the only case with iatrogenic Kaposi's sarcoma among our Behcet's disease
patients receiving corticosteroids or immunosuppressive therapies.