Finally, only two cases met the definition for a confirmed case or syphilitic
These differences in ocular syphilitic
forms could be related to several treponemal strains originating from distinct regions and diverse isolation dates (32).
Our patient's history and physical, laboratory and pathologic findings highlight syphilitic
hepatitis as the most likely cause of his liver cholestasis.
In this report, we demonstrate that intravitreal dexamethasone implant may be a viable adjunctive treatment for refractory CME in patients with treated syphilitic
A Case of Acute Bilateral Syphilitic
Uveitis Turk J Opthalmol 2015;3:122-4.
MacDowell's wife Marian kept this diagnosis from the press, guarding her husband's reputation, so this may be the reason that syphilitic
theory of MacDowell's death is not so widespread.
rhinitis, which is the earliest finding that can be seen in the first week of life, is often serious, it can be bloody and purulent, and is very infectious.
optic neuropathy: re-emerging cases over a 2-year period," Neuro-Ophthalmology, vol.
Armstrong, "Anomalous case of ectopic pregnancy in a syphilitic
patient; discharge of fetal bones by the rectum," London Medical Gazette, vol.
uveitis is an infectious type of uveitis that should be included in the differential diagnosis of any form of ocular inflammation.
This overall aspect shared resemblance with reported cases of syphilitic
lesions of the tongue [11,18-20], as well as a sign previously described as plaques en prairie fauchee .
It has been shown that patients with syphilis are at higher risk of acquiring other STDs, especially HIV infection, since the syphilitic
lesions are suitable sites for the virus to enter the human body.