|Syphilis vs HIV
Jan 1, 2011
Dearest Doc Bob,
You are the best. God bless you with continued good health and ever-increasing knowledge on this HIV issue and may there be a cure at hand soon.
I have a very basic (and perhaps overly facile) question that I hope you can answer.
ALL OTHER FACTORS remaining equal in terms of mode of transmission and risk factors.....in a receptive anal sex situation, which is easier to transmit Syphilis or HIV? I understand that co-infection is always a factor, but just taken individually, what would you opine?
Big hug and much love and always eternally grateful for your insight.
| Response from Dr. Frascino
Thanks for starting off 2011 with an easy question. Syphilis would win hands down . . . or should that be pants down?
Happy New Year! It's 2011!!!
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