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Syphilitic Meningitis Learning Center
Syphilitic aseptic meningitis is a complication of untreated syphilis that involves inflammation of the tissues covering the brain and spinal cord. The condition is marked by changes in mental status and problems with nerve function.
- Empirical antibiotic therapy
- Intravenous Antibiotic Therapy
- Steroid prophylaxis (procedure)
Syphilis is a sexually transmitted infection (STI) that can lead to meningitis if it's left untreated.
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