wat was this experiment?

hey ok so i want to know what Julius Wagner-Jauregg experiment was with syphilis and malaria. i know malaria curses syphilis and i dont need to know why. but i want to know what he did to find this out

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  • 1 decade ago
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    He injected patients who had dementia due to neurosyphilis (syphilis which has reached the brain) with the malaria, which induced fever in these patients. He then found that by inducing fever with malaria, he was able to treat neurosyphilis.

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