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Search Results for: syphilitic

Syphilitic

syphilitic (Science: medicine) Of or pertaining to syphilis; of the nature of syphilis; affected with syphilis. A syphilitic... Read More

Necklace of venus

necklace of Venus An obsolete term for syphilitic... Read More

Demarquays symptom

Demarquays symptom absence of elevation of the larynx during deglutition, said to indicate syphilitic induration of the... Read More

Tertiary syphilis

tertiary syphilis (Science: microbiology) An advanced (stage III) syphilitic infection (treponema pallidum) affecting... Read More

Wassermann antibody

Wassermann antibody antibody, evoked during syphilitic infections, that combines with cardiolipin in the presence of... Read More

Syphilimetry

syphilimetry A test designed to determine intensity of syphilitic infection, e.g., titreed serologic test. Origin: syphilis... Read More

Neurosyphilis

neurosyphilis An advanced (stage III) syphilitic infection (treponema pallidum) affecting nervous structures. symptoms... Read More

Tambour sound

tambour sound --> bruit de tambour Reverberating, musical tone heard as the second heart sound over the aortic area,... Read More

Collar of venus

Collar of venus An obsolete term for syphilitic leukoderma involving the anterior neck and... Read More

Neuralgia

neuralgia (Science: symptom) paroxysmal pain which extends along the course of one or more nerves. many varieties of... Read More

Aortic regurgitation aetiology

Aortic regurgitation: aetiology (Science: radiology) intrinsic valve disease, congenital bicuspid valve, rheumatic... Read More

Gummatous syphilid

Gummatous syphilid --> gumma Origin: NL. So called from its gummy contents see gum. (Science: medicine) a kind of soft... Read More

Paralysis

paralysis (Science: neurology) Loss or impairment of motor function in a part due to lesion of the neural or muscular... Read More

Screwdriver teeth

screwdriver teeth --> Hutchinson's teeth The teeth of congenital syphilis in which the incisal edge is notched and narrower... Read More

Dissecting thoracic aorta

Dissecting thoracic aorta --> dissecting thoracic aneurysm (Science: surgery) a condition in which a weakened portion of the... Read More

Dissecting thoracic aneurysm

Dissecting thoracic aneurysm (Science: surgery) a condition in which a weakened portion of the thoracic aorta begins to tear... Read More

Notched teeth

notched teeth --> Hutchinson's teeth The teeth of congenital syphilis in which the incisal edge is notched and narrower than... Read More

Chancre redux

Chancre redux a second chancre occurring in a syphilitic subject, possibly an allergic reaction without the presence of the... Read More

Henneberts sign

Henneberts sign (Science: clinical sign) nystagmus produced by pressure applied to a sealed external auditory canal; may be... Read More