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  1. Genetics Home Reference: Behçet disease From the National Institutes of Health (National Library of Medicine)  
    ... disease result from widespread inflammation of blood vessels (vasculitis). This inflammation most commonly affects the mouth, genitals, skin, and eyes. Painful mouth sores called aphthous ulcers are usually the first sign of Behçet disease. These sores occur on the lips and ...
  2. Types of Vasculitis From the National Institutes of Health (National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute)  
    ... affect. Mostly Large Vessel Vasculitis These types of vasculitis usually, but not always, affect the body’s larger blood vessels. Behçet's Disease Behçet's (beh-CHET'S) disease can cause recurrent, painful ulcers (sores) in the mouth, ulcers on the genitals, ...
  3. American Behcet's Disease Association (American Behcet's Disease Association)  
    ... causes chronic inflammation of the blood vessels, or vasculitis. Major ... on the genitals. Behçet's disease most commonly affects men and women in ...
  4. Behcet's Disease (Johns Hopkins Vasculitis Center)  
    You are here: Home / Types of Vasculitis / Behcet’s ... and became the first physician to describe the disease in modern times. Another name for Behcet’s ...
  5. Buerger's Disease (Johns Hopkins Vasculitis Center)  
    ... involve other organs, unlike many other forms of vasculitis. Even as ulcers and gangrene develop in the digits, organs such ... disease is to abstain from all tobacco products. Behcet’s Disease Buerger’s ... All information contained within ...
  6. Methotrexate (Johns Hopkins Vasculitis Center)  
    ... will help reduce the chance of developing mouth ulcers. Follow up at the Vasculitis Center as instructed. Keep in close touch with ...
  7. Vasculitis (American College of Rheumatology)  
    ... on the skin ("purpura"), lumps ("nodules") or sores ("ulcers") On the other hand, vasculitis of the kidneys may produce no symptoms at ... to rheumatoid arthritis, systemic lupus erythematosus and Sjögren's syndrome ... polychondritis Abbreviations: ANCA, antineutrophil cytoplasmic antibodies; ...
  8. Rheumatoid Vasculitis (Johns Hopkins Vasculitis Center)  
    ... some subcutaneous fat) taken from the edge of ulcers are very useful in detecting medium-vessel vasculitis. Nerve conduction studies help identify involved nerves for ...
  9. Urticarial Vasculitis (Vasculitis Foundation)  
    ... serious complications are skin pigmentation and, occasionally, skin ulcers, plus damage to organs such as the lungs, eyes and kidneys. Prognosis The natural history of urticarial vasculitis depends in part upon the blood complement levels. ...
  10. Polyarteritis Nodosa (Johns Hopkins Vasculitis Center)  
    ... in PAN and may include purpura, livedo reticularis, ulcers, nodules or gangrene. Skin involvement occurs most often on the legs and is very painful. Kidney Renal artery vasculitis may lead to protein in the urine, impaired ...
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