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What is the prognosis for Behçet's disease?

William D. Knopf, MD
Cardiology (Cardiovascular Disease)
Behcet's disease is a lifelong disorder that comes and goes. Permanent remission of the symptoms has not been reported.
This answer from the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke has been reviewed and/or edited by Dr. William D. Knopf.

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