Syphilis is a sexually transmitted disease (STD) and a bacterial infection. You don't have to have intercourse to get syphilis. Kissing someone with an active lesion will transmit the bacteria. Active lesions are called chancres.
- Treatment of Sexual Partner
- Antibiotic Therapy
- Penicillin prophylaxis
Syphilis is a sexually transmitted infection caused by a type of bacteria known as Treponema pallidum. Syphilis can be challenging to...