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jetsfan88 posted:
My new girlfriend told me she got diagnosed with syphilis last year but was treated with 2 antibiotics with resolution of her signs and symptoms. My question is, can she still give it to me even after being treated for it?
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georgiagail responded:
If she's been adequate treated, she no longer has this STD and thus cannot pass it on to you.

Syphilis is a curable STD with appropriate therapy.


http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/syphilis/DS00374/DSECTION=treatments-and-drugs

Gail
 
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jetsfan88 replied to georgiagail's response:
Thanks for the info, just was wondering if anyone has had any personal experience with this as well.


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