Reumatismo 2021 Apr 19;73(1):32-43. Epub 2021 Apr 19.
Department of Internal Medicine, Geriatric Unit, Hospital Fattouma Bourguiba of Monastir, Monastir, Tunisia; Biochemistry Laboratory, LR12ES05 LR-NAFS Nutrition - Functional Food and Vascular Health, Faculty of Medicine, University of Monastir, Monastir.
The aim was to investigate the frequency and spectrum of cardiac involvement (CI) in patients with Behçet syndrome (BS) in the Tunisian context, and to assess the clinical and imaging features, treatment, and outcomes. We retrospectively retrieved the medical records of patients with CI among 220 BS patients admitted to the hospital internal medicine department between February 2006 and April 2019, who fulfilled the International Study Group diagnostic criteria for BS. Ten patients (8 men, 2 women) were eligible for the study. Read More