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Neurosyphilis in Medical Dictionary

Neurosyphilis

... neurosyphilis occurs in 15 to 20% of all late or tertiary ... a progressive, life-threatening complication. neurosyphilis occurs in 15 to 20% of all late or tertiary ... complication. There are 4 different forms of neurosyphilis : asymptomatic , meningo vascular , tabes ...

Gumma

... syphilis , which affects the heart and blood vessels. neurosyphilis , which affects the brain or the lining that covers the brain. Congenital ... or spinal cord and can cause a wide variety of neurologic deficit s. neurosyphilis cardiovascular complications (aortitis and aneurysm s) destructive ...

Anterior

... colon to what's left of my rectum . general; Pare's suture ; paresthesia ; paresthetic; parethmoid; paretic; paretic impotence ; paretic neurosyphilis ; pareunia; parfocal objectives; pargasite; pargyline; pargyline hydro chloride ; pariah; paridigitata; paridrosis; paries; paries anterior ... ...

Asymptomatic

... are no symptoms. A person is asymptomatic if an illness or condition is present without recognizable symptoms. Disclaimer: ... Asymptomatic neurosyphilis precedes symptomatic syphilis and is present in 15% of those with latent (hidden) syphilis . In this case, abnormalities may be present in the ...

Cochlea

... . Review Date: 10/27/2003 Reviewed By: James L. Demetroulakos M.D. F.A.C.S., Department Of Otolaryngology, North Shore Medical Center, Salem, MA. neurosyphilis ; pareunia; parfocal objectives; pargasite; pargyline; pargyline hydro chloride ; pariah; paridigitata; paridrosis; paries; paries anterior ...

Deafness

... cornea , which may cause blindness (interstitial keratitis ). A progressive, disabling, and life-threatening complication involving the brain ( neurosyphilis ). Deafness . Bone deformities. perarticulation; peratodynia; peraxillary; perazine; perbromate; perbromic; perbromide; perca; per capita rate; ...

Dorsal

... fin. In severe cases it may cover the entire head and body. Lesion s in the central nervous system produce neurological disease called neurosyphilis which can include tabes dorsal is, general paresis , and optic atrophy . At this time the virus infects nerve s (namely, the dorsal root ...

FTA-ABS

... the nervous system may include: A CSF (cerebrospinal fluid) examination with abnormal results (positive VDRL or FTA-ABS test of CSF confirming neurosyphilis ) A head CT scan Nerve conduction tests ... If either test is positive, a fluorescent treponemal antibody absorption ( FTA-ABS ) or ...

Guillain

... sheathlike covering) around nerve s, causing paralysis . Gamma globulin , increased: demyelinating disease such as multiple sclerosis , neurosyphilis , Guillain -Barre syndrome Glucose , increased: systemic hyperglycemia (elevated blood sugar ) ... Guillain -Barri syndrome (GBS) - ...

Guillain-barre Syndrome

... neuropathies including the Guillain-Barre syndrome , ... Gamma globulin , increased: demyelinating disease such as multiple sclerosis , neurosyphilis , Guillain-Barre syndrome Glucose , increased: systemic hyperglycemia (elevated blood sugar ) ... ACUTE DEMYELINATING POLYNEUROPATHY ...

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