Clinical Findings in General Paresis

This study has been completed.
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Xijing Hospital Identifier:
First received: October 21, 2008
Last updated: June 15, 2009
Last verified: June 2009
This is a study of the clinical and neuroimaging of general paresis. The investigators studied six patients with general paresis.

General Paresis

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Retrospective
Official Title: Xijing HOSPITAL, Fourth Military Medical University, China

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Further study details as provided by Xijing Hospital:

Enrollment: 6
Study Start Date: April 2008
Study Completion Date: January 2009
Primary Completion Date: December 2008 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Mr Q, 40 years old
Dementia, sensory aphasia, irritability, hallucination MRI showed cortical lesion, mesial temporal lobe atrophy.
Mr Guo,35 years old
Dementia, sensory aphasia, tremor, gait disturbance MRI showed cortical lesion, enlarged ventricle, white matter lesion, cerebral atrophy
Mr Zhang,40 years old
Dementia, apraxia of speech, gatism , irritability, insomnia, gait disturbance MRI showed white matter lesion, cerebral atrophy.
Mr Liu,40 years old
Dementia, apraxia of speech, irritability, insomnia MRI showed normal.
Mr Zhang,54 years old
Dementia, apraxia of speech MRI showed white matter lesion, cerebral atrophy.

Detailed Description:

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Mental disorders
  • positive TPHA in CSF and sera
  • HIV-negative serology by ELISA

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Negative TPHA in CSF and sera
  • No image data

Ages Eligible for Study:   30 Years to 60 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
6 cases

Inclusion Criteria:

  • EEG MR

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Serological test
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00921648

China, Shaanxi
Xijing Hospital
Xi'an, Shaanxi, China, 710032
Sponsors and Collaborators
Xijing Hospital
Study Director: yuangui huang, MD department of neurology ,xijing hospital
  More Information

Responsible Party: Department of neurology, xijing hospital Identifier: NCT00921648     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 20080301 
Study First Received: October 21, 2008
Last Updated: June 15, 2009
Health Authority: China: Food and Drug Administration

Keywords provided by Xijing Hospital:
general paresis

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Muscle Weakness
Bacterial Infections
Central Nervous System Bacterial Infections
Central Nervous System Diseases
Central Nervous System Infections
Gram-Negative Bacterial Infections
Muscular Diseases
Musculoskeletal Diseases
Nervous System Diseases
Neurologic Manifestations
Neuromuscular Manifestations
Pathologic Processes
Signs and Symptoms
Spirochaetales Infections
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