Indian Journal of Dermatology

Year
: 1999  |  Volume : 44  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 34--36

Facial Nerve Palsy In Secondary Syphilis


B.L Masuria1, A Batra2, R.K Kothiwala3, R Khuller4, M.K Singhi5 
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B.L Masuria


A case of secondary syphilis with right facial nerve palsy is reported. A 28 year old unmarried male presented with diffuse maculopapular rash and facial nerve palsy. He had elevated while cells and protein in cerebrospinal fluid. Serum and cerebrospinal fluid were positive for VDRL and TPHA tests. Facial nerve palsy and maculopapular rash improved with penicillin therapy.


How to cite this article:
Masuria B, Batra A, Kothiwala R, Khuller R, Singhi M. Facial Nerve Palsy In Secondary Syphilis.Indian J Dermatol 1999;44:34-36


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Masuria B, Batra A, Kothiwala R, Khuller R, Singhi M. Facial Nerve Palsy In Secondary Syphilis. Indian J Dermatol [serial online] 1999 [cited 2022 Aug 9 ];44:34-36
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