Behçet's disease love

Behçet's disease

Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A multi-system disorder involving ulcerations on the mouth and sometimes the genitals, notorious for causing hypopyon uveitis (actually a rare symptom).

Etymologies

Named for Hulusi Behçet (1889-1948), a Turkish dermatologist who studied the disease in 1924. (Wiktionary)

Examples

Sorry, no example sentences found.

Wordnik is becoming a not-for-profit! Read our announcement here.

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.