How is endemic syphilis eradicated?

Updated: Sep 14, 2020
  • Author: Hassan I Galadari, MD; Chief Editor: Dirk M Elston, MD  more...
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Early detection and treatment campaigns aimed at endemic syphilis by health officials are extremely important. Improvement of social and medical conditions and continuing health education help to halt the spread of the disease and facilitate its eradication.

For patient education information, see the Sexual Health Center, as well as Syphilis.


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