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Table 1 Neuropsychological follow-up

From: Neurosyphilis with dementia and bilateral hippocampal atrophy on brain magnetic resonance imaging

Neuropsychological assessment I examination II examination – after 6 months
MMSE 16 19
Verbal memory   
(10 words)   
  Immediate recall 4 4
  Delayed recall 1 2
  Recognition 0 2
Language   
  VF (animal) 10 13
  BNT 10 10
Attention/executive function   
  Digit symbol (coding) 8 (2 mistakes) 10 (1 mistakes)
  VF (M) 1 3
  1. MMSE - Mini Mental State Examination; BNT – Boston Naming Test; VF (animal) – Verbal Fluency, number of animals produced for 1 min; VF (M) – Verbal Fluency, number of words beginning with letter “M” for 1 min.