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What Part Of The Human Body Does Syphilis Affect

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I WOULD LIKE TO KNOW AFTER TAKE A ANTIBIOTIC INJECTION TO CURE SYPHILIS I WAS GIVEN 2 ON EACH SIDE OF THE BUTTOCKS WHEN WILL I SEE NOTICEABLE RESULTS. I HAVE A SWOLLEN LYMPH GLAND ON DA LEFT SIDE HEALED BUT VISIBLE SORES ON THE TIP OF THE PENIS OR...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...movements, paralysis, numbness, gradual blindness, and dementia. This damage may be serious enough to cause death.How does syphilis affect a pregnant woman and her baby?The syphilis bacterium can infect the baby of a woman during her pregnancy.... Read more »

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If a patient has been HIV+ for 10 yrs.,could they still have syphilis and not know it? How long... Read more »

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

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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Syphilis

... How common is syphilis? How do people get syphilis? What are the signs and symptoms in adults? How does syphilis affect a pregnant woman and her baby? How is syphilis diagnosed? What is the link between syphilis and HIV? What... Read more »
U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

Syphilis

...year, from 2005 to 2006, the rate of syphilis jumped 12 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... Read more »
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Hot Topics at The Body's "Ask the Experts" Forums, June 1, 2010

...on Atripla: What Do I Do? I have been on Atripla (efavirenz/tenofovir/FTC) for about seven weeks. I initially had no side affects besides a strange dream or two. But moving into week four, I have had to take Advil twice or more a day because I... Read more »
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

Syphilis -- a Dreadful Disease on the Move

...nodes may remain swollen for several months. Still, early-stage syphilis can have minimal symptoms and may go unnoticed by affected people. Troublingly, treponemes have been found in the spinal fluid of people with primary syphilis, regardless... Read more »
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