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Cardiovascular Syphilis (Syphilitic Aortitis) Summary

Description: 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) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Cardiovascular Syphilis

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Penicillins (Penicillin) : 1 outcome 2 studies in 44 results : FDA 1
  2. Iodine : 1 outcome in 2 results : IBA
  3. Lipoproteins (Lipoprotein) : 2 results : IBA
  4. Cholesterol : 2 results : IBA
  5. Anti-Bacterial Agents (Antibiotics) : 2 results : IBA
  6. Aorta-pulmonary artery fistula : 2 results : IBA
  7. tertiary Syphilis : 2 results : IBA
  8. Ethiodized Oil (Ethiodol) : 1 result : FDA 1
  9. Carbon Monoxide : 1 result : IBA
  10. Bismuth : 1 result : IBA
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Diseases Related to Cardiovascular Syphilis

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

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

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