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ALLMedicine™ Acquired Syphilis Center

Research & Reviews  18 results

Unusual erythematous plaque with white scales, a case of acquired syphilis in a child a...
BMC Infectious Diseases; Yang WJ, Hu HH et. al.

Jun 6th, 2021 - Syphilis in children is uncommon with the mode of infection for this rare condition likely being congenital or acquired. While most acquired cases of syphilis in children result from sexual abuse, children can also be infected with syphilis throug...

Weaknesses in primary health care favor the growth of acquired syphilis.
PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases; Santos MMD, Rosendo TMSS et. al.

Feb 5th, 2021 - Acquired syphilis is a sexually transmitted infection that affects the general population and has been growing in recent years in many countries. A study was developed aiming to analyze the trends of acquired syphilis associated with sociodemograp...

Clinical characteristics and outcomes for paediatric patients admitted with congenital ...
Sexually Transmitted Infections; Brock R, Edwards B et. al.

May 21st, 2020 - Paediatric congenital and acquired syphilis cases have been increasing since 2012 in the USA. Potential differences in associated hospitalisation trends and healthcare utilisation between the two syphilis entities have not yet been assessed. We so...

Acquired syphilis in children: A widely neglected public health issue.
Pediatric Dermatology REFERENCES; Long FQ

Mar 20th, 2020 - Acquired syphilis in children: A widely neglected public health issue.|2020|Long FQ,|

Acquired syphilis in children: A retrospective study over two-and-a-half decades in a t...
Pediatric Dermatology; Dayal S, Sahu P et. al.

Jan 29th, 2020 - Syphilis causes considerable morbidity not only in adults but also in children. Unfortunately, acquired syphilis in children has not received due attention and remains a relatively ignored field. This was a retrospective study, in which epidemiolo...

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News  2 results

Congenital syphilis continues to rise at an alarming rate
Anna Maria Barry-Jester, Kaiser Health News

Oct 9th, 2019 - One of the nation’s most preventable diseases is killing newborns in ever-increasing numbers. Christoph Burgstedt/iStock/Getty Images Plus Nationwide, 1,306 infants acquired syphilis from their mother in 2018, a 40% rise over 2017, according to fe.

Congenital Syphilis Cases Hit 20-Year Record High in US

Sep 25th, 2018 - Reported cases of congenital syphilis have more than doubled since 2013, according to the annual Sexually Transmitted Disease Surveillance Report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Reported cases of congenital syphilis jump...

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