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Syphilis: An introduction to etiology, diagnosis, and clinical management

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It would be nice if it included treatment at the end of the discussion.  


please post notes for this video! thank you very much.

In this lecture, Dr. Zaafran discusses the etiology of syphilis as an infectious disease, the diagnosis of treponema pallidum, the clinical manifestations at different stages of the disease, and the clinical management used to treat the disease.

In this video we will learn about:

1. History of syphilis.

2.Causative organism.

3.Modes of transfer.

4.Symptoms and stages of syphilis.

5.Genital and systemic manifestations of syphilis.

6.Latency of syphilis.



Ahmed Zaafran, MD

Ahmed Zaafran, M.D, is a practicing anesthesiologist at Santa Clara Valley Medical Center. He is also an adjunct clinical assistant professor of anesthesiology at Stanford University School of Medicine.

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