Sudden-onset bilateral deafness revealing early neurosyphilis.


INTRODUCTION Rapid-onset of sensorineural hearing loss in a patient at risk of genital or oral exposure to treponema can be secondary to early neurosyphilis, for which delayed treatment may result in irreversible sequelae. SUMMARY OF THE CASE REPORT A 40-year-old, HIV seropositive man with a CD4 lymphocyte count greater than 500/mm(3) presented with rapid… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.anorl.2014.02.003

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