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Syphilis

Factsheet

Syphilis is a complex sexually transmitted disease (STD) caused by the bacterium Treponema pallidum. Syphilis can cause long-term complications and/or death if not adequately treated. Syphilis can be cured with proper antibiotics prescribed by a physician. ​



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See Also

Oregon Public Health Division's Sexually Transmitted Disease Program​