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[Rare neurological lues: acute onset of Nissl-Alzheimer f. capillaris endarteritis meningoencephalitis]

DOBI Sándor1

NOVEMBER 01, 1959

Clinical Neuroscience - 1959;12(11)

[The clinical presentation and pathological findings of luesian meningoencephalitis in Heveny and its sequelae were described. This case of luesian meningoencephalitis was based on an older and unclear origin of infection caused by Nissl-Alzheimer f. endarteriitis syphilitica. The luesian origin of the endarteritis in question and the primary nature of the vascular wall proliferation are confirmed by our findings and we emphasize that a similar encounter : acute luesian meningoencephalitis in the context of Nissl-Alzheimer f. endarteriitis is not described in previous reports.]


  1. Gyulai Megyei Kórház Idegosztály



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