History

Probably the first description of the symptoms of BD was in the fifth century BC by Hippocrates in his third book of epidemiology [62, 156]. Since that time and especially during the nineteenth century, isolated symptoms of BD have been reported [28]. In 1937, Hulusi Behçet, a Turkish dermatologist, described three patients with findings of oral and genital ulcers and recurrent iritis [9,156]. The disease is therefore commonly known by his name, despite the fact that in 1930 the Greek ophthalmologist

Benedictos Adamantiades presented at the Medical Society of Athens the case of a 20-year-old man who was suffering from recurrent iritis with hypopyon resulting in blindness, associated with phlebitis, mouth ulcers, genital ulcers, and knee arthritis. One year later he published this case in the Annales d Óculistique [1]. The name "Behcet's disease" therefore led to a long discussion between Turkish and Greek scientists. One explanation for the use of "Behcet's disease" might be the wider distribution of the paper by H. Behcet in the medical literature [156]. However, the combination of "Adamanti-ades-Behcet's disease" is also acceptable.

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