AIDS Dysmorphic Syndrome
Important It is possible that the main title of the report AIDS Dysmorphic Syndrome is not the name you expected. Please check the synonyms listing to find the alternate name(s) and disorder subdivision(s) covered by this report. ...
HTLV Type I and Type II
HTLV-I was first isolated in 1980 from a patient originally thought to have a cutaneous lymphoma. It became clear that it was a distinct form of lymphoma,which was designated as acute T-cell leukemia/ lymphoma (ATL). Some years later,different groups in Martinique and Japan described an association between a chronic disease of the spinal cord and HTLV-I infection,which was later named HTLV-I ...
Chlamydia is a sexually transmitted bacterial infection with symptoms similar to those of gonorrhea. Until recently,chlamydia was identified primarily when a certain type of eye infection (trachoma) appeared as a symptom. Initially,the symptoms of chlamydia are usually mild and may not be recognized. In rare cases,chlamydia may have serious complications,if left untreated. Individuals who ...
Important It is possible that the main title of the report Syphilis, Congenital is not the name you expected. Please check the synonyms listing to find the alternate name(s) and disorder subdivision(s) covered by this report. ...
Syphilis is a chronic infectious disease caused by the bacterium (microorganism) treponema pallidum. It is transmitted by direct contact with an infected lesion,usually through sexual intercourse. When untreated,syphilis progresses through primary,secondary and latent stages. The early stages of syphilis may not have any detectable symptoms. In some cases,symptoms can remain dormant for ...
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