asymptomatic neurosyphilis


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a·symp·tom·at·ic neu·ro·syph·i·lis

clinically nonapparent (except, possibly, for abnormal pupils) syphilitic meningeal infection, diagnosed by examination of the cerebrospinal fluid; if untreated, often develops into some form of symptomatic neurosyphilis.
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asymptomatic neurosyphilis

Neurosyphilis that is clinically occult. It is diagnosed by changes in spinal fluid.
See also: neurosyphilis
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