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Neurosyphilis

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Review Articles from PubMed

Review articles summarize what is currently known about a disease. They discuss research previously published by others. The terms "Neurosyphilis" returned 12 free, full-text review articles. First few results:
Generalized Convulsive Status Epilepticus Secondary to Jarisch-Herxheimer Reaction in Neurosyphilis: A Case Report and Literature Review.
Last Updated: Jan 30, 2019

Jarisch-Herxheimer reaction (JHR) is defined as a transient immunologic reaction, classically seen in patients during syphilis treatment. JHR is a rare cause of status epilepticus (SE) in neurosyphilis. We describe a case of generalized convulsive SE (GCSE) probably secondary to JHR ...

Neuroborreliosis and Neurosyphilis.
Last Updated: Jul 30, 2019

This article presents an overview of the current diagnosis and management of two spirochetal infections of the nervous system, neuroborreliosis (Lyme disease) and neurosyphilis, focusing on similarities and differences. Although neuroborreliosis was first identified almost a century ...

Neurosyphilis in patients with HIV.
Last Updated: Sep 18, 2018

Syphilis is a resurgent sexually transmitted infection in the UK that is disproportionately diagnosed in patients living with HIV, particularly in men who have sex with men. Syphilis appears to present differently in patients with HIV, particularly in those with severe immunosuppression. ...

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Editorials from PubMed

Editorial articles describe the outcome of a single study. They are the published results of original research. The terms "Neurosyphilis" returned 5 free, full-text editorial articles. First few results:
Diagnosis of neurosyphilis: New tools.
Last Updated: Apr 28, 2010

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Research Articles from PubMed

Research articles describe the outcome of a single study. They are the published results of original research. The terms "Neurosyphilis" returned 187 free, full-text research articles. First few results:
Antibiotic therapy for adults with neurosyphilis.
Last Updated: Sep 10, 2019

Neurosyphilis is an infection of the central nervous system, caused by Treponema pallidum, a spirochete capable of infecting almost any organ or tissue in the body causing neurological complications due to the infection. This disease is a tertiary manifestation of syphilis. The first-line ...

Analysis of EEG Lemple-Ziv complexity and correlative aspects before and after treatment of anti-syphilis therapy for neurosyphilis.
Last Updated: Apr 18, 2019

Objective To investigate the diagnostic value of electroencephalogram (EEG) complexity in patients with neurosyphilis by comparing the changes of electroencephalogram Lempel-Ziv complexity (EEG-LZC) before and after anti-syphilis treatment. Methods The EEG complexity of neurosyphilis ...

Changes of T lymphocyte subsets in patients with HIV-negative symptomatic neurosyphilis.
Last Updated: May 28, 2019

The host immune response could be an imperative factor in the pathogenesis of neurosyphilis, but the role of T lymphocyte subsets remains unclear. In the present study, we assessed the CD4 T and CD8 T cell subsets in the peripheral blood of patients with HIV-negative symptomatic neurosyphilis ...

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