paresis

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a slight or partial paralysis

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Parenchymatous neurosyphilis develops 10 to 20 years after initial infection and includes tabes dorsalis and general paresis.
Kodama K: Relationship between MRI findings and prognosis for patients with general paresis.
Wilner E, Brody JA: Prognosis of general paresis after treatment.
that general paresis is due to the spirochete of syphilis, that Alzheimer's disease is associated with neurofibrillary tangles in the brain, or that lead drove the hatter mad.