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Symptoms Of Syphilis In Males

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If a patient has been HIV+ for 10 yrs.,could they still have syphilis and not know it? How long after 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...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...percent.There also was a dramatic change in which groups the disease affects the most. An increase of primary and secondary syphilis in males has driven the overall rate increase for the U.S. to 54 percent from 2002 to 2006. Between 2005 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 cure

I WOULD LIKE TO KNOW AFTER TAKE A ANTIBIOTIC INJECTION TO CURE SYPHILIS I WAS GIVEN 2 ON EACH SIDE... Read more »
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U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

Male Circumcision Reduces Risk of Genital Herpes and HPV Infection, but Not Syphilis

...man's risk of acquiring HIV infection through heterosexual intercourse by more than 50 percent. "Medically supervised adult male circumcision is a scientifically proven method for reducing a man's risk of acquiring HIV infection through... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Tennessee: Coalition Gets Grant to Attack Syphilis, Black Males a Target, 10 Groups Involved

... On Friday, the Shelby County Syphilis Elimination Coalition announced plans to expand syphilis education, outreach, and testing efforts in a drive to reduce syphilis Read more »
U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

Syphilis

...There also was a dramatic change in which groups the disease affects the most. An increase of primary and secondary syphilis in males has driven the overall rate increase for the U.S. to 54 percent from 2002 to 2006. Between 2005 and 2006, the... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Syphilis

...2006. Between 2005 and 2006, the number of reported P&S syphilis cases increased 11.8 percent. P&S rates have increased in males each year between 2000 and 2006 from 2.6 to 5.7 and among females between 2004 and 2006. In 2006, 64% of the... Read more »
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Possible exposure and ARS symptoms questions

Posted by dot1974, 1 Reply
...Hi there, I had a potential risky exposure two and a half weeks ago. I am a gay male and another male tried to penetrate me anally. I could feel there were trying to push in (it was a little sore) but it wasn't 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 Read more »

Tested Once - ARS related symptoms?

Posted by bbny, 2 Replies
...I'm a male. I had a potential exposure a few weeks ago with a woman of unknown status. The condom broke during intercourse and moments Read more »

bruised penis

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...hello- i'm new to the forum but here goes: i am a 43 yo male I woke up sunday morning with a bruised penis - black/blue/purple about the size of a quarter - with a red bump in the middle Read more »