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- n. A multi-system disorder involving ulcerations on the mouth and sometimes the genitals, notorious for causing hypopyon uveitis (actually a rare symptom).
Named for Hulusi Behçet (1889-1948), a Turkish dermatologist who studied the disease in 1924. (Wiktionary)
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