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What is Treponema infection?

What is Treponema infection?

  • Treponema infection: A rare infectious diseases which is transmitted through sexual contact and caused by Treponema pallidum (a spirochete bacterium). Untreated cases can result in severe complications and even death.

Treponema infection is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Treponema infection, or a subtype of Treponema infection, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Treponema infection: Introduction

Types of Treponema infection:

Broader types of Treponema infection:

How serious is Treponema infection?

Complications of Treponema infection: see complications of Treponema infection

What causes Treponema infection?

Causes of Treponema infection: see causes of Treponema infection

What are the symptoms of Treponema infection?

Symptoms of Treponema infection: see symptoms of Treponema infection

Complications of Treponema infection: see complications of Treponema infection

Can anyone else get Treponema infection?

More information: see contagiousness of Treponema infection
Inheritance: see inheritance of Treponema infection

Treponema infection: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Treponema infection.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Treponema infection.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Treponema infection: Infectious Disease Specialist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Treponema infection.
Treatments for Treponema infection: see treatments for Treponema infection
Research for Treponema infection: see research for Treponema infection

Name and Aliases of Treponema infection

Main name of condition: Treponema infection

Other names or spellings for Treponema infection:

Treponemal infections

Treponemal infections
Source - Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Treponema infection: Related Conditions

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