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Epidemiological Clinical Serological and Histological Studies in Cases of Secondary Syphilis
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Anandam K. Epidemiological Clinical Serological and Histological Studies in Cases of Secondary Syphilis. Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol 1978;44:79-81
AbstractCase records of 690 patients with secondary syphilis were analysed. Epidemiological, clinical and serological aspects are discussed. Rose-Waaler test was found to be positive in 4 cases. Its significance in relation to involvement of musculo-skeletal system is discussed. Histopathological examination was carried out in 27 patients and 7 of them showed features of granuloma. The importance of this finding in relation to appearance of tertiary manifestations is discussed.