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Gonorrhea And Syphilis Rates By City

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Am still a bit confused-Syphilis Question (ORAL SEX AND STDs, 2010)

I am a 50 year old safe, and usually sane man. That changed 48 Hours ago. In another city on a business trip I Went into a store to grab a paper. I noticed in the back was a adult only section. In there on the side were video booths . to make a long...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...some information from the archives concerning the risk of STDs from unprotected oral sex plus some additional information about syphilis (yes, it can be contracted orally, even if you don't see a chancre). Dr. BobOral sex and STD (ORAL SEX 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 »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Table: Gonorrhea and Syphilis Rates by City

... Gonorrhea Rate by City    Syphilis Rate by City No. City Cases Rate per 100,000 Population   No. City Cases Read more »
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Growing Syphilis Epidemic Among HIV-Infected MSM in New York City

...since 2000, there have been increasing cases of early syphilis in urban centers throughout the world. Particularly in New York City, we're having a tremendous increase in cases. Despite a lot of prevention work and outreach by the New York... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

STD Screening of HIV-Infected MSM in HIV Clinics

...for complying with these guidelines," the authors concluded. "The moderate to high prevalence of asymptomatic chlamydial and gonococcal infections underscores the importance of screening. A range of clinical quality improvement interventions are... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

CDC Issues Major New Report on STD Epidemics

...recent upturn, gonorrhea rates declined nearly 10 percent annually from 1985 to 1996, and by 72 percent overall since 1975. Gonorrhea and Syphilis Rates by City CDC also released data on the twenty cities with the highest rates of gonorrhea and... Read more »
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Rise and Fall of Syphilis Said Normal

Posted by Anonymous
...Rise and Fall of Syphilis Said Normal By MATT CRENSON AP National Writer January 27, 2005, 7:26 AM EST A recent rise in syphilis rates in the United Read more »

Chinas First Gay Clinic

Posted by Bear60
...the Chaoyang Chinese AIDS Volunteer Group, a nongovernmental AIDS prevention organization, on Thursday in Beijing opened the city's first sexually transmitted infections clinic for men who have sex with men, Xinhuanet reports. The clinic was set... Read more »

syphilis & HIV

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Hi, My VDRL came out +ve with 1:16 titre and TPHA was +ve while HIV came out -ve in week 5. Doctor confirmed it as syphilis and gave me my first penicillin jab and some medication to be taken for two weeks. After the medication, my rash had... Read more »

Syphilis and Herpes 1/2

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Anybody knows how accurate it is testing for Syphilis at 1 week after exposure.. I tested negative 7 days post exposure, I didn't get the typical 'chancre', but I'm still a little Read more »