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DOID DOID:4166
Name syphilis
Definition A primary bacterial infectious disease that is a sexually transmitted systemic disease, has_material_basis_in Treponema pallidum subsp pallidum, which is transmitted_by sexual contact, transmitted_by blood product transfusion, transmitted_by congenital method from mother to fetus or transmitted_by contact with infectious lesions. If left untreated, produces chancres, rashes, and systemic lesions in a clinical course with three stages continued over many years.
http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/229461-overview#a0101, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Syphilis, http://www2.merriam-webster.com/cgi-bin/mwmednlm?book=Medical&va=syphilis
Xrefs

ICD10CM:A51.0

MESH:D002601

SNOMEDCT_US_2018_03_01:58433006

UMLS_CUI:C0007939

Alternateids

DOID:11095

Subsets

gram-negative_bacterial_infectious_disease

sexually_transmitted_infectious_disease

Synonyms

syphilitic chancre [EXACT]

Relationships

is_a primary bacterial infectious disease

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