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Arquivos de Neuro-Psiquiatria

Print version ISSN 0004-282X

Arq. Neuro-Psiquiatr. vol.42 no.1 São Paulo Mar. 1984

http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/S0004-282X1984000100010 

Neurossífilis resistente a altas doses de penicilina. Registro de um caso

 

Neurosyphilis: failure of treatment with high doses of penicillin. A case report

 

 

Ricardo NitriniI; Luiz Alberto BacheschiI; José Paulo Smith NobregaI; Milberto ScaffII; Noboru YasudaI

IAssistente. Clínica Neurológica do Hospital das Clínicas da Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade de São Paulo
IILivre-Docente. Clínica Neurológica do Hospital das Clínicas da Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade de São Paulo

 

 


RESUMO

É relatado caso de paciente com neurossífilis que apresentou deterioração clínica e persistência de alterações do líquido cefalorraqueano após repetidas tentativas terapêuticas com altas doses de penicilina. Tratamento com cloranfenicol resultou em estabilização do quadro clínico e melhora laboratorial.


SUMMARY

A case of neurosyphilis that got worse despite several therapeutical trials with high doses of penicillin is described. The clinical condition was stabilized and cerebrospinal fluid data normalized following treatment with chloramphenicol


 

 

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