April 1984

Syphilitic Enteritis

Author Affiliations

From the Divisions of Infectious Disease (Dr Schlossberg) and Gastroenterology (Dr Jackson), the Department of Internal Medicine (Dr Dumalag), and the Department of Pathology (Dr Rudy), the Polyclinic Medical Center, Harrisburg, Penn.

Arch Intern Med. 1984;144(4):811-812. doi:10.1001/archinte.1984.00350160175028

• Relapsing secondary syphilis of which syphilitic enteritis was a major manifestation developed in a 40-year-old man. The enteritis was demonstrated by biopsy. Clinical and histologic resolution of the enteritis followed antisyphilitic therapy.

(Arch Intern Med 1984;144:811-812)