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treponematosis

 [trep″o-ne″mah-to´sis]
infection with organisms of the genus Treponema.

trep·o·ne·mi·a·sis

(trep'ō-nē-mī'ă-sis),
Infection caused by Treponema.
Synonym(s): treponematosis

treponematosis

/trep·o·ne·ma·to·sis/ (-ne″mah-to´sis) infection with organisms of the genus Treponema.

treponematosis

(trĕp′ə-nē′mə-tō′sĭs)
n. pl. treponemato·ses (-sēz)
An infection or disease caused by a treponema.

treponematosis

[trep′ənē′mətō′sis] pl. treponematoses
Etymology: Gk, trepein + nema + osis, condition
any disease caused by spirochetes of the genus Treponema. All these infections are effectively treated with penicillin; often one dose, given intramuscularly, results in cure. Kinds of treponematoses are bejel, pinta, syphilis, and yaws.

trep·o·ne·mi·a·sis

(trep'ō-nē-mī'ă-sis)
Infection caused by Treponema.
Synonym(s): treponematosis.

treponematosis

Infection caused by Treponema species of SPIROCHAETES.
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As there has been resistance to use of validated standardized criteria for recognition of periosteal reaction, there should be no surprise that great efforts have been exerted to denigrate diagnostic criteria for recognition of groups of diseases known as treponematoses.
Other diseases caused by nonvenereal treponematoses are yaws (T.
International symposium on yaws and other endemic treponematoses.