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Major vascular complications in Behçet's syndrome
  1. B. Anthony Enoch,
  2. T. C. L. Khoo,
  3. J. L. Castillo-Olivares,
  4. R. G. Grainger,
  5. L. Henry

    Abstract

    Two patients with Behçet's syndrome are described. One patient developed spontaneous bilateral popliteal artery aneurysms and the other spontaneous thrombosis of the superior vena cava. These cases emphasize that primary inflammatory lesions of large vessels, with arterial aneurysm formation and thrombosis may be a feature of the syndrome.

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