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General Aspects and Clinical Manifestations of 100 Iraqi Patients with Behçet’s Disease

  • Makram M. Al-Waiz
  • Ikbal Kh. Al-Joofy
  • Raad K. Muslih
  • Khalida M. Mousawy
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 528)

Conclusions

Most patients were in the third and fourth decades of life, males were stronger affected than females, age of onset and gender did not significantly influence the disease expression in Iraqi patients; higher frequency of familial occurrence and of joint involvement were clearly observed.

Keywords

Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Joint Involvement Fourth Decade Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Disease Disease Expression 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Makram M. Al-Waiz
    • 2
  • Ikbal Kh. Al-Joofy
    • 4
  • Raad K. Muslih
    • 1
  • Khalida M. Mousawy
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of Biochemistry, College of ScienceAl-Mustanstansiriyah UniversityBaghdadIraq
  2. 2.Department of Dermatology and Venereology, College of MedicineBaghdad UniversityBaghdadIraq
  3. 3.Department of Microbiology, College of MedicineBaghdad UniversityBaghdadIraq
  4. 4.Department of Biology, College of ScienceAl-Mustanstansiriyah UniversityBaghdadIraq

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