Sep 27, 2009
You just responded to my question on neurosyphilis all my symptoms have come on in the past 2-3 months first dizziness back ache then headaches,stiff neck now in the past week stiff jaw and proprioception and told degeneritive bone disease i take very good care of myself exercise 3x week all of the sudden have these problems if i was infected in the past 2-3 months would all my test come back negative LP,MRI head,C and L spine RPR ?
| Response from Dr. Young
Hello and thanks for your follow up.
If you were infected no less than 2 months ago, a negative RPR and LP would effectively rule out neurosyphilis.
I'm sorry to hear that your unwell, but I'd be focusing my attention on the myriad of alternative diagnoses, rather on the syphilis.
Here's to better health,
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