DISEASES OF THE RESPIRATORY SYSTEM : SYPHILIS LIGHT (LUES PULMONIS) - etiology, pathogenesis, symptoms and course of, recognition, prediction and prevention
Based on the nature of the cough, stenotic breathing, tracheoscopy, the symptoms of atelectasis, unilateral localization of the lesions, mainly in the middle and lower parts, x-ray symptoms. The recognition of syphilis of the lungs facilitates anamnesis, a positive Wassermann reaction and specific lesions of other organs: masorti, disease, periostitis. Stenosis of the bronchus and trachea to exclude cancer of the bronchus, mediastinal tumor, aneurysm of the aorta. In sclerotic form is very difficult to establish differential diagnosis from non-specific and metatuberculosis of pneumoconiosis and bronchiectasis.