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Diagnosed With Syphilis

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about syphilis

...infected would this patient know if they had symptons? For example: My friend and his lover are both HIV+. Both have never been diagnosed with syphilis. After dating for 11 mos. one the partners was diagnosed with syphilis. Did that partner go...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...increases the risk of transmitting as well as getting infected with HIV.NIAID Research on SyphilisDeveloping better ways to diagnose and treat syphilis is an important research goal of scientists supported by the National Institute of Allergy and... Read more »

Can you still have neuro-syphilis, but test negative for syphilis test (blood)?

Happy New Years Dr. Frascino.I wish I had your linguistic intelligence so that you can also enjoy... Read more »

syphilis 1 to 1 ratio

hi I was diagnosed and treated for syphilis 3 years ago and i was told I was cured however I... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Georgia: Syphilis Most Common Diagnosis at New Men's STD Clinic

... In its first eight days of operation, AID Atlanta's STD clinic diagnosed 45 new STD cases, said Mark Hebert, a nurse practitioner at the clinic. The Men's STD Clinic, open since October, sees patients Read more »
U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

Syphilis

...increases the risk of transmitting as well as getting infected with HIV. NIAID Research on Syphilis Developing better ways to diagnose and treat syphilis is an important research goal of scientists supported by the National Institute of... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Online-Mediated Syphilis Testing Shows Promise

...could view their results online. The researchers compared the percentage of syphilis-infected men detected online with those diagnosed at the local STD clinic during the same time period. During 15 months, 898 site visitors downloaded referral... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Australia: New Syphilis Record Expected

...2004 peak in new infections, but reports in southeast and southwest Sydney are almost matching that record rate. Most of those diagnosed with syphilis had dropped by for a routine STD check and were unaware of their infection, said Anna McNulty,... Read more »
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Just Diagnosed 12/12

Posted by dotman32, 15 Replies
So many emotions. So many ups and downs. Plus physically just not feeling all that great. I learned 12/12 that I'm positive. Think I was infected 11/12. Ugh. Just don't know what to make of things right now. I've told a few friends and... Read more »

Working Together

Posted by southerncharm, 2 Replies
...I have been on this site since august when i first found out about my diagnosis. I have gotten some sound advice and been able to talk to me ear off when needed, but today was different. It didn't make Read more »

Worried after performing oral on multiple partners

Posted by alanwann, 2 Replies
Okay from the Top I am A gay male but have never really been interested in a dating or regular partner.In the past Ive been hooking up on net or rest stops but just giving oral nothing else .I admit I always enjoyed swallowing semen a lot and Over... Read more »

7 month HIV and Syphilis Negatives...Von Dutch?

Posted by rufenough, 1 Reply
...infections that can it seems do almost as much damage to your health and immune system. Consider yourself lucky if you can get a diagnoses and treament, some of us are in the permanent state of anxiety of not knowing what is causing REAL... Read more »