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What Percent Of People Have Syphilis

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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
...ancient disease, syphilis is still of major importance today. Although syphilis rates in the United States declined by almost 90 percent from 1990 to 2000, the number of cases rose from 5,979 in 2000 to 9,756 in 2006. In a single year, from 2005... 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

Syphilis

...ancient disease, syphilis is still of major importance today. Although syphilis rates in the United States declined by almost 90 percent from 1990 to 2000, the number of cases rose from 5,979 in 2000 to 9,756 in 2006. In a single year, from 2005... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Syphilis

...reported in 2005 compared to 349 cases in 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 ... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Syphilis and MSM (Men Who Have Sex With Men)

...reported in 2005 compared to 349 cases in 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 and among females between 2004 and 2006. ... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Online-Mediated Syphilis Testing Shows Promise

...240 between 1998 and 2004, according to Rik H. Koekenbier of GGD Amsterdam and colleagues. Infections among MSM amounted to 84 percent of new syphilis diagnoses in 2004. The researchers developed a Web site that offered information about... Read more »
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hiv is a myth?

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...dont have a way to isolate and culture HIV to prove its existence. AIDS researchers admit that the tests contain at least 80 percent non-specific cellular material theyre, at best, 20 percent effective. But in my scientific opinion, they... Read more »

By Marie Szaniszlo

Posted by Anonymous
...respectively, according to the > Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. > > Last year's rate represents a 43.8 percent increase over the > previous year, when the CDC ranked Boston 16th in the country. > > In 2001, the city... Read more »

By Marie Szaniszlo

Posted by Anonymous
...respectively, according to the > Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. > > Last year's rate represents a 43.8 percent increase over the > previous year, when the CDC ranked Boston 16th in the country. > > In 2001, the city... Read more »

By Marie Szaniszlo

Posted by Anonymous
...respectively, according to the > Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. > > Last year's rate represents a 43.8 percent increase over the > previous year, when the CDC ranked Boston 16th in the country. > > In 2001, the city... Read more »