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How Do You Treat Syphilis

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Syphilis positive for 10 years

For the past 10 years I have had a positive Syphilis test but the first doctor that did it told me that I didn't have Syphilis. Years later it came up again when I was pregnant. This time a new DR. said it was normal for women to sometimes have the...
Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Response from Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Stanford University, School of Medicine
...It depends on which of several tests that can be done for syphilis is positive. A decision to treat is dependent on the clinical context of the case. 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 »

about syphilis

If a patient has been HIV+ for 10 yrs.,could they still have syphilis and not know it? How long... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

United Kingdom: Management of a Syphilis Outbreak in Street Sex Workers in East London

...After the identification of several cases of infectious syphilis in SSWs in east London, a targeted service for screening and treating syphilis and others STDs was developed. A multidisciplinary team (MDT) worked with an existing outreach service... Read more »
U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

Syphilis

... Overview Cause Transmission Symptoms Diagnosis Treatment Prevention Complications Overview Syphilis is a sexually transmitted, bacterial infection that initially causes Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Syphilis

...affect a pregnant woman and her baby? How is syphilis diagnosed? What is the link between syphilis and HIV? What is the treatment for syphilis? Will syphilis recur? How can syphilis be prevented? Where can I get more... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Syphilis and MSM (Men Who Have Sex With Men)

...MSM be concerned about syphilis? How is syphilis diagnosed? What is the link between syphilis and HIV? What is the treatment for syphilis? Will syphilis recur? How can syphilis be prevented? Where can I get more information? ... Read more »
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navy testing

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Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...noticed other symptoms. I am quite afraid, since I know yuou can DIE from syphilis. Also, after four years, can I still get treatment? Or would I be too late? Thanx... Read more »

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Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...I need to knwo what are the symptoms of syphilis and if this can be treated. Thanks, Read more »

When is it right to tell someone your dating

Posted by PondersLife, 6 Replies
Hi Guys!! I would like to find out everyone's opinion on when is a good time to tell someone who your dating and/or interested in..I have been single now for 7 years, since I found out I'm +, recently I've started going back out to the clubs and... Read more »