This preview shows pages 1–2. Sign up to view the full content.
This preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.View Full Document
Unformatted text preview: urethra (men) and culture cells antibiotics infertility Syphilis primary secondary Bacterium- treponema pallidum Chancre forms, small swelling deep lesion: usually Isolation the bacterium from chancre Early stages can be cured with antibiotics death tertiary hard, raised edges, painless and at site of contact Rash, ulcers in mucous membranes, warly growths around anus and genital organs, headache, body ache Any organ can be infected and develop lesions called gummas commonly found in large arteries, and brain and spinal cord Blood tests that look for antibodies...
View Full Document