Marta Frieyro

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BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES Recent years have seen a resurgence of syphilis in Spain due to changes in sexual behavior. Here we describe the incidence of the disease in our clinic and investigate its relationship with the sexual habits of men who have sex with men (MSM). PATIENTS AND METHODS A cross-sectional descriptive study of incident cases of syphilis(More)
INTRODUCTION In our milieu, syphilis has been truly rare in recent years, although it has never ceased to be present. However, we would like to draw attention to its recent revival, presenting with certain peculiarities. PATIENTS ADN METHODS: The characteristics of 12 cases of syphilis diagnosed in our dermatology department between June and December 2004(More)
Syphilis is a sexually transmitted infection (STI) caused by the spirochete Treponema pallidum pallidum. Recent years have seen a resurgence of syphilis. This is mainly due to an increased number of cases diagnosed in men who have sex with men (MSM). Infection is associated with erratic condom use and a high number of sexual partners in the months before(More)
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