How to diagnose peliosis hepatis
... professor from West China Hospital of Sichuan University in China, this case was unusual in several respects: (1) peliosis hepatis with syphilitic gumma
of the liver, (2) isodensity to the adjacent liver parenchyma on unenhanced and on dual-phase CT scanning, (3) pseudotumoral appearance.
Definition: A gumma
is a soft, tumor -like growth of the tissue s ... during late stage, tertiary syphilis . gumma
ta, which are large sores inside the body or on ...
... Genital Warts ... In general paresis , paralysis , tremor s, seizures , and mental decline occur as a result of damage to brain cells. gumma
s (inflammatory lesion s) may occur anywhere in the brain or spinal cord and can cause a wide variety of neurologic deficit s. ...
... seizures and stroke . neurosyphilis cardiovascular complications (aortitis and aneurysm s) destructive lesion s of the skin and bones ( gumma
s). In addition, untreated secondary syphilis during pregnancy may result in transmission to the fetus ( congenital syphilis ). People with ...