PAUL A. O'LEARY, M.D., F.A.C.P.
This is a report of the results of treatment with malaria of a group of patients who had asymptomatic neurosyphilis. Under the classification of asymptomatic neurosyphilis are included those cases in which tests of spinal fluid are positive, but in which there are neither signs nor symptoms of syphilitic involvement of the central nervous system. The length of time the patient has had syphilis is not a factor in the incidence of asymptomatic neurosyphilis, for its presence may be demonstrated any time after the infection has been acquired. It has been known for some time that the nervous system becomes
O'LEARY PA. MALARIA THERAPY IN ASYMPTOMATIC NEUROSYPHILIS(MALARIA THERAPY IN ASYMPTOMATIC NEUROSYPHILIS*). Ann Intern Med. 1934;7:1513–1522. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-7-12-1513
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1934;7(12):1513-1522.
CNS Infections, Infectious Disease, Neurology, Sexually Transmitted Infections.
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