Sônia Hoana Silva

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Background Congenital syphilis (CS) is a transplacentally transmitted infection caused by Treponema pallidum that occurs in infants of untreated or inadequately treated mothers. The preferred treatment for syphilis in pregnant mothers is penicillin. In patients with a history of penicillin allergy, skin testing and oral challenge should be performed.(More)
Results We evaluated 80 questionnaires answered by physicians (38 male) from various specialties. The majority of them were between 20 and 30 years-old. The most frequent specialties were Orthopedics and Pediatrics (22.5%). The graduate year was between 2005 and 2013 in 62.5%. Forty-six had already treated patients with anaphylaxis. The most frequent(More)
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