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Possible causes include previous damage caused by vasculitis during the secondary phase of syphilis with subsequent rupture of the artery, or granuloma formation and atypical cardiovascular syphilis affecting small vessels.
8) This disease is slowly progressive and inflammatory and presents as neurosyphilis, cardiovascular syphilis, or gummatous syphilis.
A recent review article on cardiovascular syphilis is typical of the way in which the Tuskegee study and its findings are cited:
Of the 41% of survivors at 30 years of follow-up, 12% had clinical evidence of late, predominantly cardiovascular syphilis (17).
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