Placental transmission incidence is 70-100% for primary syphilis, 40% for early latent syphilis
, and 10% for late latent syphilis (3).
Primary, secondary, and early latent syphilis
are treated with an intramuscular injection of 2.
The patient was given a diagnosis of early latent syphilis
and prescribed a 14-day course of amoxicillin (6 g/day) and probenecid (1 g/d).
Individuals exposed to syphilis within 90 days preceding the diagnosis of primary, secondary, or early latent syphilis
in their sex partners were treated.
Primary syphilis was diagnosed in four cases, secondary syphilis in other four cases, and nine cases were classified as early latent syphilis
One of the main and most important reasons for the growth of late syphilis (neurosyphilis, visceral syphilis) and early latent syphilis
is development of the market of private healthcare services, where STI therapy is often inadequately implemented due to low-skilled medical staff, etc.
The outcome of treatment of early latent syphilis
and syphilis with undetermined duration in HIV-infected and HIV-uninfected patients.
Among the asymptomatic pregnant women (n=62), 19 were found to be affected with early latent syphilis
, 16 with Hepatitis-B, 3 with HIV.
45) Zetola and Klausner do not recommend spinal tap for HIV-positive people with primary, secondary, or early latent syphilis
"and a lack of neurologic, visual, or auditory signs or symptoms, regardless of the RPR titer or CD4 cell count.
Early latent syphilis
refers to the first year after infection, while late latent syphilis includes asymptomatic infections that maintain for either longer than one year or for an unknown duration (5).
The patients' mean age was 24 years; 26% had primary syphilis, 46% had secondary syphilis, and 28% had presumed early latent syphilis
(a sexual partner in the past 12 months with confirmed syphilis).
Hall, a fellow in infectious diseases and STDs in the California Department of Health Services, and his colleagues reviewed state records on 30 primary, 63 secondary; and 44 early latent syphilis
cases reported in 2003, focusing on these issues: