Poster: A Case of Behcet’s in a 5-year-old Girl

Caroline Curley, Christopher Forest

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster


A 5-year-old girl complains about painful genital ulcer for the last 2 days. Pain was described as “fire and needles” to the vulva. Mother initially thought that the patient had a scratch. Significant history included intermittent painful ulcerations in the mouth for the last two years causing similar pain. Recently developed a mouth ulcer.
Differential Diagnosis for the Genital Ulcer:
A.  Behcet’s disease
B.  Vulvovaginitis
C.  Pyoderma gangrenosum
D.  Herpes Simplex Virus -1
Original languageAmerican English
StatePublished - May 2016
EventAmerican Academy of Physician Assistants / 40th Annual PA Conference - San Antonio, TX
Duration: May 1 2016 → …


ConferenceAmerican Academy of Physician Assistants / 40th Annual PA Conference
Period5/1/16 → …


  • Dermatology
  • Pediatrics
  • Genital Ulcer
  • Behcet's


  • Medicine and Health Sciences

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