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Health Status Outcomes for Syphilis Cases - Primary and Secondary

Health Status Outcomes

Elimination of syphilis will aid in the fight against HIV, as the open nature of the syphilitic sores makes it easier to acquire HIV, if exposed, or to transmit the virus, if infected. Public health intervention and education measures are crucial in eliminating syphilis.

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Content updated: Mon, 8 Jan 2018 17:12:18 MST