Congenital Syphilis: A Case Report
Keywords:Penicillins, Spirochaetales, Syphilis, Congenital, Treponema pallidum
Congenital syphilis is a chronic infectious disease caused by Treponema pallidum, a spirochete acquired in-utero by the fetus. Syphilis continues to affect pregnant population, in spite of various measures to control. Here we report a case of congenital syphilis in a two-year-old male child.
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