Further Information for Benefits Applications

  • What is Behçet’s? Behçet’s Syndrome (now more commonly referred to as Behçet’s Disease) is a chronic condition resulting from disturbances in the body’s immune system.
  • How is Behçet’s diagnosed? There is no test for Behçet’s at the moment. It is diagnosed by specific patterns of symptoms and repeated outbreaks of them.
  • Similar Disorders There are several disorders that have patterns of symptoms that overlap with those of Behçet’s. In the absence of a test to confirm Behçet’s, this can make diagnosis quite difficult.
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