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Syphilis - References

Citations

  1. Hook EW III (2012). Syphilis. In L Goldman, A Shafer, eds., Goldman's Cecil Medicine, 24th ed., pp. 1922–1929. Philadelphia: Saunders.

  2. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (2010). Syphilis section of Sexually transmitted diseases treatment guidelines, 2010. MMWR, 59(RR-12): 26–39. Also available online: http://www.cdc.gov/std/treatment/2010/default.htm.

  3. U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (2009). Screening for syphilis infection in pregnancy: U.S. Preventive Services Task Force reaffirmation recommendation statement. Annals of Internal Medicine, 150(10): 705–709.

  4. Eckert LO, Lentz GM (2012). Infections of the lower and upper genital tracts: Vulva, vagina, cervix, toxic shock syndromes, endometriosis, and salpingitis. In GM Lentz et al., eds., Comprehensive Gynecology, 6th ed., pp. 519–559. Philadelphia: Mosby.

  5. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (2010). Sexually Transmitted Disease Surveillance Report 2011. Atlanta: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Available online: http://www.cdc.gov/std/stats11.

Other Works Consulted

  • American Academy of Pediatrics (2012). Syphilis. In LK Pickering et al., eds., Red Book: 2012 Report of the Committee on Infectious Diseases, 29th ed., pp. 690–703. Elk Grove Village, IL: American Academy of Pediatrics.

  • Cox D, Ballard RC (2010). Syphilis. In SA Morse et al., eds., Atlas of Sexually Transmitted Diseases and AIDS, 4th ed., pp. 111–140. Philadelphia: Saunders.

  • Lukehart SA (2012). Syphilis. In DL Longo et al., eds., Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine, 18th ed., vol. 1, pp. 1380–1388. New York: McGraw-Hill.

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