Secondary syphilis: Introduction
Secondary syphilis: A condition which is characterized by fever, multiform skin eruptions, iritis, alopecia, mucous patches and severe pain in the head and joints.
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Symptoms of Secondary syphilis
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Treatments for Secondary syphilis
- Parenteral penicillin G
- Early syphilis (Primary, secondary or latent <1yr)
- Penicillin - Benzathine penicillin IM as a single dose or Procaine penicillin IM daily for 10 days
- Other antibiotics - if allergic to penicillin. Doxycycline or Erythromycin
- Repetition of blood tests - to ensure treatment successful; see tests for syphilis
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Causes of Secondary syphilis
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Definitions of Secondary syphilis:
The second stage; characterized by eruptions of the skin and mucous membrane
- (Source - WordNet 2.1)
Secondary syphilis is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of
Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health
(NIH). This means that Secondary syphilis, or a subtype of Secondary syphilis,
affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)
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