Naoto SHIMBORI
(Ankara Üniversitesi, Tıp Fakültesi, İç Hastalıkları Anabilim Dalı, Ankara, Türkiye)
Mücteba YAYLA
(Ankara Üniversitesi, Tıp Fakültesi, Romatoloji Anabilim Dalı, Ankara, Türkiye)
ADALET ELÇİN YILDIZ
(Ankara Üniversitesi, Tıp Fakültesi, Radyoloji Anabilim Dalı, Ankara, Türkiye)
Duygu KARAHACIOĞLU
(Ankara Üniversitesi, Tıp Fakültesi, Radyoloji Anabilim Dalı, Ankara, Türkiye)
Nurşen DÜZGÜN
(Ankara Üniversitesi, Tıp Fakültesi, Romatoloji Bilim Dalı İç Hastalıkları Anabilim Dalı, Ankara, Türkiye)
Yıl: 2018Cilt: 26Sayı: 3ISSN: 2147-9291 / 2147-9291Sayfa Aralığı: 161 - 165İngilizce

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A Rare Clinical Presentation of Behçet’s Disease with Life-Threatening Extensive Multiple Thrombosis and Recurrent Cardiac Arrest
Behçet’s disease (BD) is (also known as Behçet Syndrome) a chronic inflammatory disease with unknown etiology. Researchers continue to explore possible genetic, bacterial, viral and environmental causes of BD, is frequent among the Mediterranean, Middle East, and Far Eastern populations. Cardinal symptoms are composed of recurrent oral ulcer, genital ulcer, skin lesions and eye involvement. Musculoskeletal, neurological, gastrointestinal and vascular system can also be affected. Diagnosis of BD is made on the basis of the combination of clinical findings, and widely accepted criterion such as International Study Group (ISG) is used. However, some cases unfulfilled by the criteria are not uncommon in the endemic geographical regions like Turkey and ‘Silk-road’ countries. Here we report a case of 15-year old male who presented with life-threatening multiple thrombosis and who had no signs which met any of the criteria making its diagnosis challenging
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