Spirocheticidal | definition of spirocheticidal by Medical dictionary
spirocheticide (redirected from spirocheticidal)
An agent destructive to spirochetes.
[spirochete + L. caedo, to kill]
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Prolonged serum concentration is considered essential for treating syphilis effectively because sustained spirocheticidal
levels are required to treat the slowly reproducing agent of syphilis, Treponema pallidum.