Find symptom details, available treatments and diagnosis of Behcet’s disease, a condition in which the immune system that normally protects the body against infections becomes over-active. Behcets disease causes inflammation of different parts of the body, mainly flaring up without warning and occurring wherever there is a blood supply. Small blood vessels are particularly affected with inflammation appearing in patches in areas where there are clusters of small blood vessels.
Behcet’s disease normally begins when a person is in their 20s or 30s but still remains poorly understood even in many medical circles. Find a selection of useful and official as well as unofficial websites listed below offering a range of Behcet’s disease (Behçet’s syndrome) information, simply click the highlighted website title to enter their website for more information and contacts.
Find official information about this chronic rheumatic illness with conference details, support and a selection of books and articles relating to behcet’s disease.
Worcester based society and support group providing medical information along with a discussion forum and a telephone helpline. A registered Behçet’s disease charity.
Offers details of behcet’s disease symptoms, diagnosis and the treatments available.
Information with questions and answers about Behçet’s disease, who gets it and what it is supplied by the National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Conditions.