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-=BEHCET'S DISEASE=-

A rare multisystem chronic recurrent disease characterized by recurrent ulceration in the mouth and genitalia, iritis, uveitis, arthritis, superficial thrombophlebitis and major vascular thrombosis (usually venous). Often treated with immunosuppressive therapy (corticosteroids, chlorambucil).


-=BONE MARROW=-

It is obtained for examination by aspiration from the anterior iliac crest or sternum. In many cases a trephine biopsy (removal of a core of bone marrow tissue) is also necessary.


-=BRONCHOALVEOLAR LAVAGE=-

At bronchoscopy a lung segment is washed with saline and the fluid retrieved for cell analysis.


-=BULLA=-

A large vesicle.


-=BURSA=-

A closed fluid-filled sac lined with synovium that functions to facilitate movement and reduce friction between tissues of the body. Bursitis is inflammation of a bursa.


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