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[New Latin, from Latin, neuter sing. of pallidus, pale (from the fact that is it paler than the rest of the lentiform nucleus); see pallid.]
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Noun1.pallidum - the inner pale yellow part of the lenticular nucleus
basal ganglion - any of several masses of subcortical grey matter at the base of each cerebral hemisphere that seem to be involved in the regulation of voluntary movement
lenticular nucleus, lentiform nucleus - a basal ganglion shaped like a lens and including the outer reddish putamen and the inner pale yellow pallidum
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Blood and cerebrospinal fluid cultures were negative; however, the infant's microhemagglutination test for Treponema pallidum was reactive.
1) After the Treponema pallidum spirochetes make their initial penetration, they multiply rapidly.
Federal health officials have targeted an age-old enemy: Treponema pallidum, the spiral bacterium that causes syphilis.
This book is not a history of syphilis, a term which was not used to describe the disease until Fracastoro's poem of 1530, and the authors are not interested in the legitimacy of the Columbian question, or in using disease descriptions and paleopathology to find evidence of treponema pallidum after, or before, 1494.
Some Parkinson's patients who cannot be helped by drugs undergo a surgical procedure called a pallidotomy, during which a surgeon makes a small hole in the pallidum, a region deep in the center of the brain that is involved in movement.
Hepatitis b (hbsag),quick test detection of antibodies to treponema pallidum,thromboplastin time with partial vacuum tube sodium citrate 2ml.
Some of these diseases, including Buruli ulcer, caused by Mycobacterium ulcerans, and yaws, caused by Treponema pallidum subspecies pertenue, occur only in tropical and subtropical climates.
SYPHILIS Syphilis is an infection caused by the treponema pallidum bacterium affecting the genitals.
Washington, July 4 ( ANI ): The ancient bones of newborns are very useful to recover the ancient DNA of the bacteria causing syphilis, the Treponema pallidum, a new study has claimed.
Making this change was comfortable because the treponemal syphilis IgG ETA had equal sensitivity and greater specificity for Treponema pallidum compared to the non-treponemal rapid plasma reagin (RPR) test.
The STD panel tests for Atopobium vaginae, Chlamydia trachomatis, Gardnerella vaginalis, Haemophilus ducreyi, Mycoplasma hominis, Mycoplasma genitalium, Neisseria gonorrhoeae, Treponema pallidum, Trichomonas vaginalis and Ureaplasma urealyticum.
This is the very group in which macrolide-resistant Treponema pallidum mutations have emerged in association with azithromycin treatment," said Dr.