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Behçet's disease

17-09-2018 | Large-vessel vasculitis | Review | Article

Diagnosis and differential diagnosis of large-vessel vasculitides

Keser G, Aksu K. Rheumatol Int 2018. doi: 10.1007/s00296-018-4157-3

13-08-2018 | Behçet’s disease | Review | Article

Management of major organ involvement of Behçet’s syndrome: A systematic review for update of the EULAR recommendations

Ozguler Y et al. Rheumatology (Oxford) 2018: key242. doi: 10.1093/rheumatology/key242

09-07-2018 | Behçet’s disease | Article

Behçet’s disease as a causative factor of cerebral venous sinus thrombosis: Subgroup analysis of data from the VENOST study

Uluduz D et al. Rheumatology (Oxford) 2018. doi: 10.1093/rheumatology/key153

07-07-2018 | Behçet’s disease | Article

Neutrophil/lymphocyte ratio and platelet/lymphocyte ratio in Behçet’s disease: Which and when to use?

Hammad M et al. Clin Rheumatol 2018. doi: 10.1007/s10067-018-4194-z

02-07-2018 | Vasculitis | Case report | Article

A case report of REM sleep behavior disorder, Behcet’s disease, Sjogren’s syndrome and cognitive dysfunction

The authors report a patient with a history of Behcet’s disease and Sjogren’s syndrome in which rapid eye movement sleep behavior disorder was detected by polysomnographic monitoring.

Xiao F et al. BMC Rheumatol 2018; 2: 19. doi: 10.1186/s41927-018-0022-y

07-05-2018 | Cardiovascular disease | Article

Coronary flow reserve in systemic rheumatic diseases: A systematic review and meta-analysis

Erre GL et al. Rheumatol Int 2018; Advance online publication. doi: 10.1007/s00296-018-4039-8

21-03-2018 | Vasculitis | Review | Article

Vasculitis in Africa

Genga E, Oyoo O, Adebajo A. Curr Rheumatol Rep 2018; 20: 4. doi: 10.1007/s11926-018-0711-y

07-03-2018 | Pathophysiology | Review | Article

Role of human leukocyte antigens (HLA) in autoimmune diseases

Bodis G, Toth V, Schwarting A. Rheumatol Ther 2018; Advance online publication. doi: 10.1007/s40744-018-0100-z

02-03-2018 | Tocilizumab | Review | Article

A review of recent advances using tocilizumab in the treatment of rheumatic diseases

Rubbert-Roth A et al. Rheumatol Ther 2018; Advance online publication. doi: 10.1007/s40744-018-0102-x

Behçet syndrome: a contemporary view

In this review, the authors discuss the emerging, most-recent evidence on the etiology, manifestations and epidemiology of Behçet syndrome [read more].
Nat Rev Rheumatol 2018; 14: 107–119. doi: 10.1038/nrrheum.2017.208

11-03-2017 | Vasculitis | Article

Birmingham Behçet’s service: classification of disease and application of the 2014 International Criteria for Behçet’s Disease (ICBD) to a UK cohort

This retrospective cohort study concludes that the revised 2014 ICBD criteria were more sensitive in diagnosis than ISG 1990, and Behçet’s disease is best diagnosed by multidisciplinary clinical assessment.

Blake T et al. BMC Musculoskelet Disord 2017;18:101. doi:10.1186/s12891-017-1463-y

21-06-2015 | Vasculitis | Review | Article

Epigenetics and vasculitis: A comprehensive review

Recognising that although epigenetic studies in vasculitis are still in their infancy, the authors review the most recent data on these mechanisms to better understand the pathogenesis of this disease.

Renauer P, Coit P, & Sawalha AH. Clinic Rev Allerg Immunol 2016;50:357. doi:10.1007/s12016-015-8495-6

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