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Syphilis

Known as: Syphilis [Disease/Finding], Syphilis, unspecified, luetic disease 
A contagious bacterial infection caused by the spirochete Treponema pallidum. It is a sexually transmitted disorder, although it can also be… Expand
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Review
2013
Review
2013
BACKGROUND Reliable and timely information on the leading causes of death in populations, and how these are changing, is a… Expand
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Review
2004
Review
2004
HIV and syphilis affect similar patient groups and co-infection is common. All patients presenting with syphilis should be… Expand
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Review
2003
Review
2003
Sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) are a major health problem for adolescents. Health care providers for adolescents play a… Expand
Review
2001
Review
2001
The participation of African Americans in clinical and public health research is essential. However, for a multitude of reasons… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
The complete genome sequence of Treponema pallidum was determined and shown to be 1,138,006 base pairs containing 1041 predicted… Expand
Review
1995
Review
1995
The lack of a method for demonstrating the presence of Treponema pallidum by growth necessitates the use of alternative methods… Expand
Review
1992
Review
1992
  • E. Hook, C. Marra
  • The New England journal of medicine
  • 1992
  • Corpus ID: 30727418
ALTHOUGH there is debate about its geographic origin, syphilis has been clearly described since the 15th century, as has its… Expand
Highly Cited
1981
Highly Cited
1981
An account of the experiment conducted by the U.S. Public Health Service describes how medical treatment was withheld from Black… Expand
Highly Cited
1978
Highly Cited
1978
In 1932 the U.S. Public Health Service (USPHS) initiated an experiment in Macon County, Alabama, to determine the natural course… Expand
Highly Cited
1975
Highly Cited
1975
We derive the joint equilibrium distribution of queue sizes in a network of queues containing N service centers and R classes of… Expand
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