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ALLMedicine™ Behçet Disease Center

Research & Reviews  215 results

Bilateral sudden sensorineural hearing loss in patient with Behçet disease.
Ear, Nose, & Throat Journal; Chuang KF, Liu FC et. al.

Oct 20th, 2021 - Bacckground: Approximately 80% to 85% of sudden sensorineural hearing loss (SSNHL) is idiopathic, but immune-mediated mechanisms are thought to be involved. Behçet disease is an autoinflammatory vasculitis that may involve vessels of the inner ear...

In-vitro immunomodulatory effects of nicotine on Nitric Oxide, interleukin 1β and inter...
International Immunopharmacology; Ghozali N, Belguendouz H et. al.

Oct 4th, 2021 - Behçet's disease is a chronic systemic inflammatory disorder associated with a cytokine profile disruption and increased nitric oxide levels. In our current study we sought to evaluate the in-vitro modulatory effect of nicotine, the principal alka...

ERAP1 Controls the Autoimmune Response against Melanocytes in Psoriasis by Generating t...
Journal of Immunology (Baltimore, Md. : 1950); Arakawa A, Reeves E et. al.

Sep 29th, 2021 - Autoimmune diseases develop when autoantigens activate previously quiescent self-reactive lymphocytes. Gene-gene interaction between certain HLA class I risk alleles and variants of the endoplasmic reticulum aminopeptidase ERAP1 controls the risk ...

Diagnostic Performance of Lower Extremity Venous Wall Thickness and Laboratory Findings...
Journal of Clinical Rheumatology : Practical Reports on R... Tezcan D, Özer H et. al.

Sep 21st, 2021 - Behçet disease (BD) is not a single unique entity but a syndrome with different clinical phenotypes that can involve arterial and venous vessels of all sizes. To date, there has been no specific test or serum marker to measure and determine the se...

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Guidelines  1 results

EULAR recommendations for the management of Behçet disease.
Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases; Hatemi G, Silman A et. al.

Feb 5th, 2008 - To develop evidence-based European League Against Rheumatism (EULAR) recommendations for the management of Behçet disease (BD) supplemented where necessary by expert opinion. The multidisciplinary expert committee, a task force of the EULAR Standi...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  2 results

A Study to Evaluate the Efficacy and Safety of Apremilast (CC-10004) in the Treatment of Behçet Disease

Jun 19th, 2020 - The purpose of this study is to assess whether Apremilast is safe and effective in the treatment of patients with Behcet Disease.

Efficacy and Safety of Ustekinumab, a Human Monoclonal Anti-IL-12/IL-23 Antibody, in Patients With Behçet Disease

Sep 18th, 2019 - Behçet disease (BD) is a chronic systemic inflammatory disorder at the crossroad between autoimmune and autoinflammatory syndromes. Two recent large genome-wide association studies (GWAS) conducted in Turkey and Japan reported association between...

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News  8 results

Annual Skin Check: Examining the Dermatology Headlines of 2019

Jan 6th, 2020 - Drug Approvals for Rare Dermatologic Diseases On July 19, 2019, apremilast, a phosphodiesterase 4 inhibitor, became the first medication approved by the FDA for the treatment of adults with oral ulcers due to Behçet disease, a rare multisystem inf.

Skill Checkup: Knee Injection

Oct 28th, 2019 - Knee pain and stiffness can be debilitating and difficult to treat. Lifestyle-limiting knee conditions may negatively affect body image and emotional well-being. Weight management, exercise/strengthening programs, physical therapy, physical modali...

Rash, Reaction, or Red Flag?

Feb 1st, 2016 - 1. The patient had just recovered from a sore throat and noticed discrete red nodules, which eventually coalesced into a single large edematous plaque over the right anterior tibia.

Loss of Vision After Surgery: What's the Cause?

Jul 8th, 2014 - Evaluation and Management Evaluation of the patient with AION should include the following: Complete history and eye examination; Pupils and ophthalmoscopy; Color vision and Amsler grid; Visual field testing; Lab tests: immediate erythrocyte sedim...

Outcomes in Neuro-Behçet's

Jun 19th, 2014 - Long-term Outcome of Neuro-Behçet's Disease Noel N, Bernard R, Wechsler B, et al Arthritis Rheumatol. 2014;66:1306-1314 Study Summary Behçet disease (BD) is a rare form of vasculitis largely affecting men in the Mediterranean, Middle East, and Far...

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