Neurosyphilis and the impact of HIV infection

Sex Health. 2015 Apr;12(2):148-54. doi: 10.1071/SH14195.


Neurosyphilis is a complication of systemic syphilis. This review of the clinical presentation, diagnostic laboratory findings, treatment and management of neurosyphilis discusses the impact of HIV and the specific challenges it brings, focusing on areas of controversy, and highlighting important questions that remain to be answered.