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A 62-year-old man is diagnosed with neurosyphilis. Seven years ago he had an anaphylactic reaction to a penicillin shot which was administered for streptococcal pharyngitis. He required treatment with epinephrine and reports that he “almost died.”

What is the best approach to the management of his neurosyphilis? 

a. Oral doxycycline
b. Intravenous ceftriaxone
c. Oral erythromycin
d. No treatment available
e. Penicillin desensitization followed by parenteral penicillin G




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