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Journal of Ophthalmology
Volume 2013, Article ID 398054, 4 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/398054
Clinical Study

Cellular Debris in the Anterior Vitreous in Silent Eyes of Behçet Patients as a Clue of Asymptomatic Ocular Involvement

1Department of Ophthalmology, Faculty of Medicine, Dicle University, 21280 Diyarbakir, Turkey
2Department of Ophthalmology, Istanbul Faculty of Medicine, Istanbul University, 34104 Istanbul, Turkey

Received 1 May 2013; Accepted 16 September 2013

Academic Editor: Terri L. Young

Copyright © 2013 Abdullah Kursat Cingu et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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