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Cardiovascular Syphilis (Syphilitic Aortitis)

Cardiovascular manifestations of SYPHILIS, an infection of TREPONEMA PALLIDUM. In the late stage of syphilis, sometimes 20-30 years after the initial infection, damages are often seen in the blood vessels including the AORTA and the AORTIC VALVE. Clinical signs include syphilitic aortitis, aortic insufficiency, or aortic ANEURYSM.
Also Known As:
Syphilitic Aortitis; Syphilis, Cardiovascular; Aortitides, Syphilitic; Syphilitic Aortitides; Aortitis, Syphilitic
Networked: 63 relevant articles (2 outcomes, 2 trials/studies)

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Disease Context: Research Results

Related Diseases

1. Pathologic Constriction (Stenosis)
2. Syphilis
3. Aortic Valve Insufficiency (Aortic Regurgitation)
4. Rare Diseases (Rare Disease)
5. Neurosyphilis (General Paresis of the Insane)

Experts

1. Ghanem, Khalil G: 1 article (12/2015)
2. Henry, A Carl: 1 article (10/2015)
3. Ko, Jong M: 1 article (10/2015)
4. Weissenborn, Matthew R: 1 article (10/2015)
5. Barbin, Clay M: 1 article (10/2015)
6. Roberts, William C: 1 article (10/2015)
7. Cheng, Zhaoping: 1 article (07/2014)
8. Bi, Wanli: 1 article (07/2014)
9. Pfluger, Thomas T: 1 article (07/2014)
10. Zhao, Shihua: 1 article (07/2014)

Drugs and Biologics

Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to Cardiovascular Syphilis:
1. Penicillins (Penicillin)FDA Link
2. IodineIBA
3. Lipoproteins (Lipoprotein)IBA
4. CholesterolIBA
5. Anti-Bacterial Agents (Antibiotics)IBA
6. Aorta-pulmonary artery fistulaIBA
7. tertiary SyphilisIBA
8. Ethiodized Oil (Ethiodol)FDA Link
9. Carbon MonoxideIBA
10. BismuthIBA

Therapies and Procedures

1. Transplants (Transplant)
2. Coronary Artery Bypass (Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery)
3. Stents