meningovascular syphilis


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me·nin·go·vas·cu·lar syph·i·lis

a rare manifestation of secondary or tertiary syphilis characterized by mild, nonsuppurative, chronic inflammation of the leptomeninges and an intracranial or spinal angiitis.

meningovascular syphilis

A form of neurosyphilis in which the meninges and vascular structures of the brain and spinal cord are involved. It may be localized or general.
Synonym: meningovascular neurosyphilis
See also: syphilis