Congenital syphilis: Introduction
Congenital syphilis: Syphilis inherited from mother during pregnancy.
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causes, and treatments of Congenital syphilis is available below.
Symptoms of Congenital syphilis
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Treatments for Congenital syphilis
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Wrongly Diagnosed with Congenital syphilis?
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Congenital syphilis: Deaths
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Congenital syphilis: Complications
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Causes of Congenital syphilis
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Congenital syphilis: Undiagnosed Conditions
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Misdiagnosis and Congenital syphilis
Mild worm infections undiagnosed in children: Human worm infestations, esp. threadworm, can be overlooked in some cases,
because it may cause only mild or even...read more »
Antibiotics often causes diarrhea: The use of antibiotics are very likely
to cause some level of diarrhea in patients.
The reason is that antibiotics kill off not only "bad" bacteria,
but can also kill the "good...read more »
Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the
more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain, it can be over-diagnosed
(it can, of course, also fail to...read more »
Rare type of breast cancer without a lump: There is a less common form
of breast cancer called inflammatory breast cancer.
Its symptoms can be an inflammation of the breast tissue, such as with a breast rash
with redness...read more »
Blood pressure cuffs misdiagnose hypertension in children: One known misdiagnosis issue
with hyperension, arises in relation to the simple equipment used to test blood pressure.
The "cuff" around the arm to measure...read more »
Psoriasis often undiagnosed cause of skin symptoms in children: Children who suffer
from the skin disorder called psoriasis can often go undiagnosed.
The main problem is that psoriasis is rare in children...read more »
Children with migraine often misdiagnosed: A migraine often fails to be
correctly diagnosed in pediatric patients.
These patients are not the typical migraine sufferers,...read more »
Undiagnosed celiac disease in pregnancy harms fetus: The failure
to diagnose the common but less known digestive disease celiac disease (see symptoms of celiac...read more »
Misdiagnosed weight-related causes of infertility: A woman's weight status
can affect her level of fertility.
Although obesity or overweight can in themselves reduce...read more »
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Congenital syphilis: Research Doctors & Specialists
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Congenital syphilis: Rare Types
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Prevention of Congenital syphilis
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None of these methods guarantee prevention of Congenital syphilis.
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Congenital syphilis: Broader Related Topics
Types of Congenital syphilis
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Definitions of Congenital syphilis:
Syphilis acquired in utero and manifested by any of several characteristic tooth (Hutchinson's teeth) or bone malformations and by active mucocutaneous syphilis at birth or shortly thereafter. Ocular and neurologic changes may also occur.
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Congenital syphilis is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of
Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health
(NIH). This means that Congenital syphilis, or a subtype of Congenital syphilis,
affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)
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