NEURO-BEHÇET DISEASE WITH TYPICAL IMAGING FEATURES - A CASE REPORT

Authors

  • Dinesh Kumar (MBBS,MD), HOD, Department of radiology , shah satnam ji speciality hospitals, Near Shah Satnam Ji Dham, dera sacha sauda, sirsa ,haryana-125055
  • Menakshi (MBBS,MD), Consultant medicine, shah satnam ji speciality hospitals, Near Shah Satnam Ji Dham, dera sacha sauda, sirsa ,haryana-125055

Keywords:

Neuro- behçet disease, mesodiencephalic junction, parenchymal

Abstract

Behçet's syndrome is named after Turkish dermatologist HulsiBehcet, who, in 1937, described a syndrome of recurrentaphthous ulcers, genital ulcerations, and uveitis leading to blindness.Radiologically, neuro-behçet disease (NBD) usually involves the white matter, brainstem, basal ganglia and thalamus

We report a case of Behcet syndrome  with CNS manifestation with involvement of mesodiencephalic junction the most common neural parenchymaimaging feature described for the disease.

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Published

15-07-2017

How to Cite

Dinesh Kumar, & Menakshi. (2017). NEURO-BEHÇET DISEASE WITH TYPICAL IMAGING FEATURES - A CASE REPORT. International Education and Research Journal (IERJ), 3(7). Retrieved from https://ierj.in/journal/index.php/ierj/article/view/1232