Author Year Sex Age Spinal lesions AIDS Therapy
Stratton EK [13] 1949 F NA NA No PG
Wigfield AS [14] 1970 M 42 NA No PG
Fisher M, et al. [15] 1977 M 58 NA No PG
Harrigan EP, et al. [16] 1984 F 51 NA No PG
Talbot MD, et al. [17] 1985 M 34 NA No PG
Tashiro K, et al. [18] 1987 M 31 T3-T4 No PG
Lowenstein DH, et al. [19] 1987 M 26 NA No PG
Janier M [20] 1988 M 26 NA No PG
P M Terry, et al. [21] 1989 M 31 NA No PG
Berger JR [22] 1992 F 33 T8 Yes PG
Nabatame H, et al. [23] 1992 M 46 thoracic spinal cord No PG
Strom T, et al. [24] 1994 M 28 T5 No PG
John JF, et al. [25] 1977 F 49 NA No PG
  1977 M 45 NA No PG
  1977 F 65 NA PG PG
Srivastava T, et al. [26] 2000 M 32 T5-T12 No PG
Bulundwe KK, et al. [27] 2000 M 53 T3-T6 No Benzyl-PG
Tsui EY, et al. [28], 2002 F 52 whole spinal cord No PG
Kikuchi S, et al. [29] 2003 M 36 Whole spinal cord No PG
Matijosaitis V, et al. [30] 2006 M 38 T6-T7 No PG
Chilver-Stainer L, et al. [31] 2009 M 46 T6 - the conus No PG
Kayal AK, et al. [32] 2011 M 35 Conusmedullaris No NA
  2011 M 38 NA No NA
  2011 F 30 whole spinal cord No NA
Mebrouk Y [33] 2011 M 40 T2-T4 No PG
F: Female; M: Male; T: thoracic spinal cord; NA: No application; PG: Penicillin; AIDS: acquired immunodeficiency syndrome
Table 1: Case-reports: syphilitic myelitis in previous literatures (1949– 2011)