Altered clinical presentation of early syphilis in patients with human immunodeficiency virus infection.
To compare clinical presentations of patients with early syphilis who did or did not have human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection.
The sexually transmitted diseases clinics of the Baltimore City Health Department.
Patients with newly diagnosed primary, secondary, or early latent syphilis who had voluntary HIV testing from January 1990 to November 1991.
Data on sexual history, risk behaviors, and physical findings (before knowledge of HIV or syphilis serologic test results) were extracted from clinical records.
Diagnoses of syphilis were confirmed by reactive syphilis serologic tests.
Mots-clés Pascal : SIDA, Virose, Infection, Syphilis, Tréponématose, Spirochétose, Bactériose, Etude comparative, Complication, Association, Homme, Immunodéficit, Immunopathologie, Maladie sexuellement transmissible
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : AIDS, Viral disease, Infection, Syphilis, Treponematosis, Spirachaetosis, Bacteriosis, Comparative study, Complication, Association, Human, Immune deficiency, Immunopathology, Sexually transmitted disease
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 94-0642866
Code Inist : 002B06D01. Création : 09/06/1995.