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Dec 23, 2012

I was infected with Syphilis and the ratio was 1:8.I took one penicillin shot and after one still the ration is come its still the same ? What should be the raio when syphilis is cured ?

Response from Dr. Holodniy

You don't indicate the time between those two lab results. You also don't indicate whether you are going to receive additional shots, which in many cases, requires a total of 3 over 3 weeks. It is not unusual to see the result stay the same for several weeks.

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Viral Load test mesurement of 400,000

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