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How does one prevent syphilis?

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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics
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In brief: Monogamous sex

Syphillis is one of the silent but deadly killers that has been around forever. It is still quite sensitive to penicillin, but its ability to pass unnoticed during sexual contact and masquerade as many other ailments (flu, dermatitis) often leads affected people to ignore early symptoms and spread it without realizing they have it.
Condoms and spermacidal agents offer not real protection.

In brief: Monogamous sex

Syphillis is one of the silent but deadly killers that has been around forever. It is still quite sensitive to penicillin, but its ability to pass unnoticed during sexual contact and masquerade as many other ailments (flu, dermatitis) often leads affected people to ignore early symptoms and spread it without realizing they have it.
Condoms and spermacidal agents offer not real protection.
Dr. James Ferguson
Dr. James Ferguson
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In brief: Syphilis

Avoiding sex with infected individuals and using protection.

In brief: Syphilis

Avoiding sex with infected individuals and using protection.
Dr. Francisco R. Rodriguez
Dr. Francisco R. Rodriguez
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