Unusual presentation of secondary syphilis: membranoproliferative glomerulonephritis andmuco-cutaneous lesions
作者: Linda TognettiElisa CinottiSergio TripodiGuido GarosiPietro Rubegni
作者单位: 1Division of Dermatology, Department of Medical, Surgical and Neuro-Sciences, University Hospital of Siena, Siena, Italy
2Department of Medical Biotechnologies, University of Siena, Siena, Italy
3Division of Human Pathology, University of Siena, Siena, Italy
4Nephrology, Dialysis and Transplant Unit, University Hospital of Siena, Siena, Italy
刊名: International Journal of STD & AIDS, 2018, Vol.29 (4), pp.410-413
来源数据库: Sage Publications, Inc.
DOI: 10.1177/0956462417733351
关键词: Syphilis ( Treponema pallidum )High-risk behaviorSexual intercourseGlomerulonephritis
原始语种摘要: The worldwide re-emergence of secondary syphilis which happened in the last decade, has led to an increase in primary and secondary syphilis cases, along with the presentation of atypical forms. Nevertheless, reports of renal syphilis with mucosal and/or cutaneous manifestations are nowadays increasing. Typically, secondary syphilis infection in adults causes nephrotic syndrome due to a membranous glomerulonephritis. Here, we report a case of a 30-year-old immunocompetent man presenting with skin rash, oral and perianal erosions and nephritic syndrome. Laboratory investigations revealed a form of membranoproliferative glomerulonephritis secondary to Treponema pallidum infection. Therapy with benzathine penicillin brought prompt and complete remission of the disease. Although well...
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  • syphilis 梅毒
  • secondary 二次的
  • pallidum 苍白球
  • presentation 提示
  • benzathine 本乍生
  • intercourse 来往
  • nephritic 软玉的
  • mucosal 粘膜的
  • penicillin 青霉素
  • nephrotic 肾病的