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ALLMedicine™ Acquired Syphilis Center

Research & Reviews  17 results

Acquired Syphilis by Nonsexual Contact in Childhood.
The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal; Moscatelli G, Moroni S et. al.

Jul 27th, 2021 - Children may acquire syphilis by nonsexual contact as a consequence of close and repetitive contact with mucosal or skin lesions of people with active syphilis. Prospective cohort study of pediatric patients with acquired syphilis by nonsexual con...

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 7th, 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 6th, 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 22nd, 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 21st, 2020 - Acquired syphilis in children: A widely neglected public health issue.|2020|Long FQ,|

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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 26th, 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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