Internal Medicine
Online ISSN : 1349-7235
Print ISSN : 0918-2918
ISSN-L : 0918-2918
CASE REPORTS
Tonsillectomy to Effectively Treat a Patient with Behçet's Disease
Yuki NankeTsuyoshi KobasigawaKeiko YodaHisashi YamanakaShigeru Kotake
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2016 Volume 55 Issue 5 Pages 515-517

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Abstract

Behçet's disease (BD) is a polysymptomatic and recurrent systemic vasculitis with a chronic course and unknown cause. We herein report a 27-year-old woman who had suffered from a recurrent fever and tonsillitis for nearly ten years with BD for who tonsillectomy was effective.

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