Definition of neurosyphilitic in US English:

neurosyphilitic

adjective & noun

  • See neurosyphilis

    • ‘Well knowing that vitamin B is essential for healthy nerves, Dr. Muncy bolstered up 50 neurosyphilitics with various forms of vitamin B before they got their routine tryparsamide injections.’
    • ‘This case report documents failure of primary treatment and neurosyphilitic recrudescence.’
    • ‘Late syphilis may take the forms of late benign syphilis, cardiovascular syphilis and neurosyphilitic disease.’
    • ‘A retrospective study of six hospitalized neurosyphilitic patients at Neurological Hospital of Lyon from 1987 to 2002 was carried out.’
    • ‘Why some neurosyphilitic patients progress and others remain asymptomatic has remained a mystery.’

Pronunciation

neurosyphilitic

/-sifəˈlitik/