At the end of his life, he was mentally disturbed, psychotic and demented, with the diagnosis of multiple areas of syphilitic
The symptoms of acute syphilitic
leptomeningitis are observed usually within the first year, especially in the first 3-6 months.
sup] reported the first syphilitic
patient with a PET scan after antibiotic treatment in 1993, and Heald et al .
We did not perform a biopsy for the patient because of presumed high pretest probability of cerebral syphilitic
gumma, the invasiveness of this complication, and the young age of the patient.
Correlation of positive T pallidum immunohistochemistry findings with the patient's clinical and laboratory findings should resolve the issue, given that the clinical presentations of syphilitic
infection and Lyme disease are relatively different.
Corticosteroid-induced modulation of acute syphilitic
posterior placoid chorioretinitis.
The clinical signs of syphilis include syphilitic
alopecia (a patchy moth-eaten hair loss or diffuse alopecia) and syphilitic
paronychia, an involvement of the nails.
Martin's 2012), which makes a similar case for Shakespeare being a syphilitic
, interpreting his work through the lens of this information.
While the tender ulcer of chancroid has a ragged and undermined border with a dirty gray base, the classic, non-tender, syphilitic
chancre has a clean base with an indurated border reminiscent of the firm quality of cartilage.
He said: "We all have this understanding that he was this womanising, syphilitic
, bloated, genocidal character.
Or as Damian Lewis puts it: "I think we all have this understanding that he was this womanising, syphilitic
, bloated, genocidal Elvis character.
In the chapter about Beethoven, auditory hallucinations, and syphilis, he tells the story of his uncle Henry, who contracted the syphilitic
bacterium from a French prostitute during WWI.