Neurosyphilis

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Neurosyphilis

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The terms "Neurosyphilis" returned 167 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

The clinical and laboratory features of neurosyphilis in HIV-infected patients: A retrospective study in 92 patients.
 

Author(s): Zhenyan Wang, Li Liu, Yin-Zhong Shen, Ren-Fang Zhang, Tang-Kai Qi, Yang Tang, Wei Song, Jun Chen, Hongzhou Lu

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2018 Mar;97(9):e0078.

 

Neurosyphilis (NS) is an important component of central nervous system diseases among HIV-infected patients. However, its characteristics are not very clear. A retrospective analysis of clinical and laboratory findings was performed in 92 NS patients with HIV infection from a tertiary ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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CXCL13 and TH1/Th2 cytokines in the serum and cerebrospinal fluid of neurosyphilis patients.
 

Author(s): Yongxing Yan, Jun Wang, Bin Qu, Yan Zhang, Yingnan Wei, Huili Liu, Chunli Wu

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2017 Nov;96(47):e8850.

 

Neurosyphilis is a chronic infectious disease with involvement of central nervous system infection by Treponema pallidum. This study was to investigate the contents of B lymphocyte chemokine 1 (BLC-1/chemokine [C-X-C motif] ligand 13), Th1 cytokines (Interleukin [IL]-2, IL-12, and ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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LncRNA Expression in CD4+ T Cells in Neurosyphilis Patients.
 

Author(s): Li-Li Liu, Shao-Gang Zhu, Xiao-Yong Jiang, Jun Ren, Yong Lin, Ning-Ning Zhang, Man-Li Tong, Hui-Lin Zhang, Wei-Hong Zheng, Hua-Jun Fu, Hai-Juan Luo, Li-Rong Lin, Jiang-Hua Yan, Tian-Ci Yang

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Recent studies have shown that several long noncoding RNAs (lncRNAs) are involved in regulating the immune response to cope with pathogenic invasion. To date, the roles of lncRNAs in the CD4+ T cell response to () infection in neurosyphilis patients remain unknown. The mRNA and lncRNA ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The terms "Neurosyphilis" returned 11 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Neurosyphilis in Africa: A systematic review.
 

Author(s): Michael Marks, Joseph N Jarvis, William Howlett, David C W Mabey

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Neurological involvement is one of the most important clinical manifestations of syphilis and neurological disease occurs in both early and late syphilis. The impact of HIV co-infection on clinical neurosyphilis remains unclear. The highest prevalence of both syphilis and HIV is in ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Neurosyphilis and ophthalmic syphilis in persons with negative rapid plasma reagin and positive treponemal antibody test results.
 

Author(s): Susan Tuddenham, Christiana Obeng, Khalil G Ghanem

Journal: Sex Transm Dis. 2015 Jun;42(6):347-9.

 

The detection of serodiscordant syphilis test results raises several important clinical and public health questions. Based on our retrospective review, the probability of neurosyphilis in persons with serodiscordant serologies is low. The probability of ophthalmic syphilis may be ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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MR findings in neurosyphilis--a literature review with a focus on a practical approach to neuroimaging.
 

Author(s): Monika Czarnowska-Cubała, Mariusz S Wiglusz, Wiesław Jerzy Cubała, Katarzyna Jakuszkowiak-Wojten, Jerzy Landowski, Krzysztof Krysta

Journal: Psychiatr Danub. 2013 Sep;25 Suppl 2():S153-7.

 

Syphilis is a sexually transmitted disease caused by Treponema pallium. The invasion of the central nervous system is observed in 5-10% of untreated patients and may occur at any stage of the disease. The diagnosis of the early stage of syphilitic infection is complex as many patients ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Central Nervous System Infections in Denmark
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Central Nervous System Infections; Bacterial Meningitis; Viral Meningitis; Aseptic Meningitis; Encephalitis; Brain Abscess; Neuroborreliosis; Neurosyphilis; Lyme Disease; Tertiary Syphilis; Cerebral Abscess; Meningitis

 

Last Updated: 4 Feb 2018

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Biomarker for Patients With Duchenne Disease
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Muscular Dystrophy; Scoliosis

 

Last Updated: 5 Feb 2018

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