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Woman Diagnosed With Late-stage Syphilis

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syphilis cure

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
...without treatment, but without treatment, the infection will progress to the latent and possibly late stages of disease.Late and Latent StagesThe latent (hidden) stage of syphilis begins when primary and secondary symptoms disappear. Without... 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 »

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

...without treatment, but without treatment, the infection will progress to the latent and possibly late stages of disease. Late and Latent Stages The latent (hidden) stage of syphilis begins when primary and secondary symptoms disappear.... Read more »
U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

Syphilis

...the body. There may be recurrences of secondary syphilis, but without treatment, the infection will move to the next stages. Latent Syphilis The latent (hidden) stage of syphilis begins when symptoms of secondary syphilis are over. In early... Read more »
The Body PRO

Growing Syphilis Epidemic Among HIV-Infected MSM in New York City

...our clinic -- about 33% Caucasian, 30% African American, and 34% Latino. Most of them were early diagnoses, so only 11% were late latent and the other most popular categories were about 70% with secondary syphilis. Most of them had titers in... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Syphilis and MSM (Men Who Have Sex With Men)

...without treatment, but without treatment, the infection will progress to the latent and possibly late stages of disease. Latent and Late Stages The latent (hidden) stage of syphilis begins when primary and secondary symptoms disappear. Without... Read more »
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