Wockner, Rex
January 2001
Bay Windows;1/25/2001, pN.PAG
Reports on the outbreak of syphilis among gay men in Dublin, Ireland, as of January 2005. Number of cases recorded.


Related Articles

  • Terrible trend. Heil, Matthew // Echo Magazine;9/23/2004, Vol. 16 Issue 1, p66 

    Reports on a potential outbreak of syphilis among gay men in Maricopa County, Arizona in 2004. Rate of increase in the number of men infected with the disease; Symptoms associated with syphilis; Complications of the condition.

  • Implementing a Syphilis Elimination and Importation Control Strategy in a Low-Incidence Urban Area: San Diego County, California, 1997-1998. Gunn, Robert A.; Harper, Stacy L.; Borntrager, Denise E.; Gonzales, Patricia E.; St. Louis, Michael E. // American Journal of Public Health;Oct2000, Vol. 90 Issue 10, p1540 

    Objectives. This study assessed a strategy designed to contain imported cases of syphilis and prevent reestablishment of ongoing transmission. Methods. Reported syphilis cases during an endemic period (1990-1992) and an elimination period (1997-1998) were compared in San Diego, Calif. The...

  • GERMANY SEES GAY SYPHILIS EPIDEMIC. Wockner, Rex // Bay Windows;10/24/2002, pN.PAG 

    Focuses on the epidemic of syphilis among gay men in Germany in 2002. Comparison between the number of men infected from 1995 to 2002; Speculations on the cause of the epidemic.

  • That's not cum in my mouth. Kearney, Greg // Xtra (Toronto);10/16/2003, Issue 495, p19 

    Provides information on gay men who have syphilis. Details of a visit at a health clinic in Toronto, Ontario; Experiences of people with venereal diseases; Prevalence of syphilis in Toronto; Consequence of contracting syphilis.

  • Syphilis cases stabilize. Bajko, Matthew S. // Bay Area Reporter;4/1/2004, Vol. 34 Issue 14, p16 

    Reports that city health officials are stepping up efforts to educate gay men about the need to get regularly tested for sexually transmitted diseases focusing on syphilis in San Francisco, California. Decline in syphilis cases since April 2003; Downward trends in the number of gonorrhea and...

  • U.S. syphilis rate increases for second year in a row.  // Gay & Lesbian Times;11/27/2003, Issue 831, p31 

    Cites the rise in the syphilis rate in the U.S. between 2001 and 2002, according to figures compiled by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Rise in syphilis infection among gay and bisexual men; Major cities where outbreaks were reported.

  • Syphilis epidemic hits Sydney gays.  // Gay & Lesbian Times;8/25/2005, Issue 922, p35 

    Reports on the increase of syphilis rate among gay men in Sydney, New South Wales.

  • TESTING TIMES. Cummings, Sean // Gay Times (09506101);Mar2004, Issue 306, p107 

    Discusses the increased rate of syphilis infection in Great Britain. Organs that may be affected by untreated syphilis; Transmission of the sexually transmitted disease; Information on chancres; Diseases associated with syphilis.

  • Případ krční lymfadenopatie. BLUMLOVÁ, K.; PIZINGER, K. // General Practitioner / Prakticky Lekar;Mar2011, Vol. 91 Issue 3, p162 

    Clinical findings of secondary syphilis usually appear within nine weeks after spirochete Treponema pallidum infection with cutaneous eruption due to bacterial spread into the bloodstream. At that time the healing primary chancre with regional lymphadenopathy may remain present. In 80 % of cases...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics