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How can one prevent syphilis?

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In brief: Be careful

Only have sex with a partner that you know well and trust fully.
Using a condom will also drastically lower your risk of acquiring an std.

In brief: Be careful

Only have sex with a partner that you know well and trust fully.
Using a condom will also drastically lower your risk of acquiring an std.
Dr. Barry Browne
Dr. Barry Browne
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Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics & Gynecology
2 doctors agree

In brief: Condoms & abstinence

Syphilis is transmitted sexually via skin to skin contact with an infected painless ulceration called a chancre.
Condoms are effective in decreasing the risk of transmission. If you are not having sex you are not at risk at all.

In brief: Condoms & abstinence

Syphilis is transmitted sexually via skin to skin contact with an infected painless ulceration called a chancre.
Condoms are effective in decreasing the risk of transmission. If you are not having sex you are not at risk at all.
Dr. Jeff Livingston
Dr. Jeff Livingston
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