Information about rapid test for syphilis

Syphilis was very common in the past, but in recent times, the incidence of the disease decreased gradually in the general population. Man, however, has seen an overall increase in recent years in people with immigrant backgrounds, Norwegian men who have heterosexual sex with women or men outside Europe, and in environments where men have … Read more Information about rapid test for syphilis

Modern Treatment of Syphilis with Antibiotics

Syphilis is a dangerous sexually transmitted disease that may cause serious complications in the later stages of the infection. Despite this, it is considered one of the more easily treated bacterial infections. However, in earlier times, there was effective or curative treatment for syphilis, and doctors have throughout the course made lots of attempts to cure the … Read more Modern Treatment of Syphilis with Antibiotics

Signs and Symptoms of Syphilis

Syphilis is a sexually transmitted disease that develops in our different stages. In later stages, it causes a wide variety of different symptoms, which might give the impression that it is a different disease. The early stages of the disease, however, causes more distinctive symptoms. The stages of syphilis are: Primary stage Secondary stage Latent (hidden) stage Tertiary … Read more Signs and Symptoms of Syphilis

Syphilis

Syphilis is a sexually transmitted disease caused by Treponema pallidum bacteria. This STD is relatively rare among heterosexuals, but occurs much more frequently among gays, and people with backgrounds of countries outside of Europe. It is very important to treat the disease as soon as possible after diagnosis. Treatment is usually with antibiotics. If untreated, syphilis might eventually cause … Read more Syphilis