13781 - Syphilis Clinical Aspects of Late Syphilis Thad...

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Syphilis – Clinical Aspects     Syphilis – Clinical Aspects                         of Late Syphilis                     of Late Syphilis Thad Zajdowicz, MD, MPH Thad Zajdowicz, MD, MPH Medical Director, STD/HIV Program Medical Director, STD/HIV Program Chicago Dept of Public Health Chicago Dept of Public Health
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Why a lecture on syphilis? Why a lecture on syphilis? Although syphilis is an eminently treatable disease,  its continuing occurrence  illustrates that our control efforts still need to  be  improved.  The disease remains elusive  clinically even today, and unless thought of  and sought for can silently cause disease as  it has for centuries.  Further, control of syphilis is vital  because of its interactions with HIV.  This  lecture will focus on clinical manifestations  of late syphilis.
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Objectives Objectives To review the clinical  manifestations of late syphilis
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