Dermatovenereology in the post-communist era: syphilis in Prague during 1999 to 2005.

@article{Kuklov2008DermatovenereologyIT,
  title={Dermatovenereology in the post-communist era: syphilis in Prague during 1999 to 2005.},
  author={Ivana Kuklov{\'a} and Martina Kojanov{\'a} and Hana Z{\'a}kouck{\'a} and doc.MUDr.Rů{\vz}ena P{\'a}nkov{\'a} and Petr Velcevsk{\'y} and Zuzana Rozehnalov{\'a} and prof.MUDr.Jana Hercogov{\'a}},
  journal={Dermatologic clinics},
  year={2008},
  volume={26 2},
  pages={
          231-7, vi
        }
}
This article presents a retrospective case-note review of patients diagnosed and hospitalized with acquired syphilis between January 1999 and December 2005 performed at the two Departments of Dermatovenereology in Prague. The syphilis epidemic in the Czech Republic between 1994 and 2001 now seems to be declining. The high rates of immigration from Eastern Europe, unprotected sex, and prostitution provide the basis for an epidemic of sexually transmitted infections. Early identification of… CONTINUE READING
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