Medline ® Abstract for Reference 25
of 'Granulomatous gastritis'
Ulceroinfiltrative syphilitic gastropathy: silver stain diagnosis from biopsy specimen.
Besses C, Sans-Sabrafen J, Badia X, Rodríguez-Méndez F, Salord JC, Armengol JR
Am J Gastroenterol. 1987;82(8):773.
A 34-yr-old woman had clinical, radiological, gastroscopic, and histological evidence of infiltrative and erosive gastritis involving the antrum. Positive serological tests for syphilis suggested gastric lues. This diagnosis was confirmed by demonstrating spirochetes in gastric mucosa by silver impregnation.