treponematosis


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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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David (2012) observed that dark field examination is a simpler method to diagnose Treponematosis by detection of spiral morphology and corkscrew motility of spirochete organisms.
Penicillin has been considered as the drug of choice for treatment of treponematosis.
Experimental Syphilis and Serological Examination for Treponematosis in Hares.
This healed cavitation lesion in the cortical bone resembled a healed gumma, a diagnostic feature of treponematosis (Hackett 1978; Ortner 2003).
A differential diagnosis for tibial bowing alone, would include congenital tibial kyphosis, rickets or osteomalacia, Paget's disease and treponematosis (Aufderheide and Rodriguez-Martin 1998).
Treponematosis is an infectious disease caused by bacteria of the genus Treponema (Chulay 2000).
En Africa, supuesta cuna de todas las treponematosis, broto este mal en Uganda cerca de 1850 y con participacion de los arabes, para causar alta mortalidad infantil entre 1897 y 1907 (16); y para los sudafricanos, era la enfermedad de los blancos cuya primera epidemia fue registrada apenas entre 1870-1890, evento que coincidio con las exploraciones de las minas de diamantes y de oro (24).
In particular, they confirmed the presence of Mycobacterium tuberculosis and Treponema, responsible for tuberculosis and treponematosis, which are chronic infections that also leave marks on some regions of the skeleton (Ornter and Putschar 1981).
La treponematosis (yaws) en las poblaciones pre hispanicas del desierto de Atacama (norte de Chile).
Arriaza 2000 La treponematosis (Yaws) en las poblaciones prehispanicas del desierto de Atacama (Norte de Chile).
The skull lesion actually appears to be specific for treponematosis, but certainly not for which one.
One of the unequivocal signs of treponematosis, althought not specific, is periosteal reaction.