Severe panuveitis in neuro-Behçet’s disease in Malaysia: a case series

Khairuddin, Othman and Ahmad Tajudin, Liza Sharmini and Mohtar, Ibrahim and John, Tharakan and Ryoji, Yanai and Embong, Zunaina (2017) Severe panuveitis in neuro-Behçet’s disease in Malaysia: a case series. International Medical Case Reports Journal, 10. pp. 35-40. ISSN 1179-142X

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Behçet’s disease (BD) is a multisystemic disease that is very rare in Malaysia. About 5% of patients develop central nervous system involvement, termed neuro-Behçet’s. Neuro- Behçet’s is one of the most serious causes of long-term morbidity and mortality. We report two cases of neuro-Behçet’s associated with uveitis (ocular BD) highlighting the clinical presentation, diagnostic measurement, and therapeutic management of these cases.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: R Medicine > RC Internal medicine > RC0321 Neuroscience. Biological psychiatry. Neuropsychiatry
R Medicine > RE Ophthalmology
Divisions: Kampus Kesihatan (Health Campus) > Pusat Pengajian Sains Perubatan (School of Medical Sciences) > Article
Depositing User: Mr Noorazilan Noordin
Date Deposited: 20 Oct 2017 01:02
Last Modified: 20 Oct 2017 01:02

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