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Syphilis -- Teratogenic Agent

Syphilis -- Teratogenic Agent: Introduction

Syphilis -- Teratogenic Agent: There is strong evidence to indicate that the development of Syphilis during pregnancy may have a teratogenic effect on the fetus. A teratogen is a substance that can cause birth defects. The likelihood and severity of defects may be affected by the stage of pregnancy that the exposure occurred at. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Syphilis -- Teratogenic Agent is available below.

Symptoms of Syphilis -- Teratogenic Agent

Treatments for Syphilis -- Teratogenic Agent

  • Exposure avoidance including strategies such as public education for pregnant mothers, and vaccination campaigns to minimize the disease in the community for selected viral agents
  • Screening and treatment in pregnancy - can minimize or prevent damage to fetus
  • Immunisation before pregnancy for prevention of certain viral illnesses
  • Avoidance of infected individuals to prevent risk of transmission
  • Surveillance and appropriate obstetric management of pregnancies where the mother has been exposed to potentially teratogenic agents
  • more treatments...»

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Causes of Syphilis -- Teratogenic Agent

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Syphilis -- Teratogenic Agent: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Syphilis -- Teratogenic Agent

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  1. Syphilis -- Teratogenic Agent: Introduction
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  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
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