1950s in the U.S. were not so puritanical, as is commonly believed, comparing them to the sixties. And the reason for this was a new powerful tool for syphilis.Fashion on a risky, unconventional sexual relationship, marked a turning sixties, actually began a decade earlier, in the conformist fifties, the economist Andrew Francis of Emory University (USA).
It is believed that the sexual revolution has been made possible with the advent of the birth control pill, which so happily coincided with a period of growing the rich and cheeky baby boomers in the U.S. and Western Europe. However, it is Read more [...]
Syphilis Prostate is now found only rarely. Isolated disease Prostate not observed, and occurs when the syphilitic lesions of the seminal vesicles, epididymis, vas deferens, testes, and other organs. Patients complain of difficulty, frequent, painful urination weak stream, sometimes there gemospermiya. Secret Prostate spirochetes does not. Wassermann reaction was positive.
On palpation gland painless, enlarged, condensed, irregularly rough, with very dense, cartilage consistency lots. Iron surface is smooth, the edges are usually clear and rarely blurred. Changes can relate to the whole prostate, Read more [...]
Syphilis Pancreatic cancer is extremely rare, often with congenital syphilis. Morphological changes in P. g. of congenital syphilis may appear as diffuse interstitial pancreatitis or gummy process, leading eventually to a sharp sclerosis body. When acquiring syphilis changes are inflammatory in nature and may disappear during specific treatment.
The diagnosis of syphilis of the pancreas in life is extremely difficult. In the functional study of g. violations can be detected external and internal secretion, and in some cases even diabetes.
Liver damage when syphilis is now rare due to the effectiveness of the treatment of syphilis with antibiotics. Liver disease in syphilis often occur as a result of spray infected with viral hepatitis or allergic reaction to arsenic holangiolitom and intrahepatic obstructive jaundice. They also have important non-specific metabolic and immunological disorders to the development of fatty or amyloid degeneration. Damage to the AP under the influence of spirochetes can be seen in congenital syphilis and in the secondary or tertiary stage of acquired syphilis.
Congenital syphilis manifested in the Read more [...]
Syphilis is easy is a rare disease. Typically, syphilis lungs - it Tertiary syphilis develops after 5-10 years or more after the initial infection.
The clinical picture depends on the shape and phase of the process, its localization and complications. When gummy form symptomatology very scarce. At physical examination at the initial period of pathological changes are usually not found, and only in the further development of the shortening of the percussion sound detected, changes of respiratory noise, moist rales. Chronic syphilitic interstitial pneumonia characterized by the same symptoms Read more [...]
Syphilis - Is the most serious sexually transmitted disease that affects the entire human body.
Syphilis is Treponema pallidum - a microbe that is similar in shape to a thin spiral. The initial symptoms of syphilis in men appear as sores on the penis, which appears after 3 weeks of infection. Usually it does not cause ulcer pain and sometimes after some time alone disappears. But this does not mean that the disease has passed. Soon there are signs of secondary syphilis in the form of a kind of rash on his body. And in the primary and in the secondary period of patients with acute infectious Read more [...]
Tertiary (L. III) occurs in patients with untreated or poorly treated, or after the third or fourth year of the onset of illness, and sometimes a decade or more. Characterized by skin and mucous membranes (bumps, gum), internal organs (heart, lungs, liver, etc.), bones and nervous system (meningitis, meningoencephalitis, amyelotrophy, paralysis, etc.) with the destruction and necrosis of tissue (see . of the aorta, heart disease, paralysis, tabes dorsalis).
Fig. 8. Syphilitic gumma.
On the skin, mucous membranes appear dense education: small (bumps) or large (gumma), prone to breakdown and Read more [...]
Syphilis (lues) - chronic infectious venereal disease caused by Treponema pallidum, and affects the whole body of the patient.
Etiology and pathogenesis. Pathogen - pale treponema, having the form of a thin helical filament length of 6 - 7 microns with small curls uniform number from 8 to 12.
Live treponemes can most easily be detected by microscopic examination of a drop of discharge chancre or weeping papules (see below) in the dark field of view with characteristic motions: rotational, flexion, pendulum, back and forth motion. Outside the human body Treponema live and retain virulence in a Read more [...]
Public prevention of syphilis carried out by the general rules to combat sexually transmitted diseases and consists of the following activities.
1. Full of names and records of patients with sexually transmitted diseases. For each patient with newly diagnosed with venereal disease filled special notice physician diagnosis, regardless of specialty. These notices are sent over to rayzdravotdel oblzdravotdel, from coming into the regional STI clinics, which make up a report on the incidence of a common format. In establishing contagious forms of syphilis must be made within 24 hours. send emergency Read more [...]
Treatment of syphilis carried out according to the stage of the disease and individual patient's body in one of the three options (with the addition of the scheme in 1968): 1) combined treatment penicillin (ekmonovotsillinom) with bismuth, and 2) a repeated courses of penicillin (ekmonovotsillinom) and in combination with non-specific therapy, and 3) a combination therapy with bismuth bitsillinom.
1. With primary seronegative syphilis spend 2 treatment rate of 100 000 units of soluble penicillin or ekmonovotsillina per 1 kg of patient weight, but not less than 6 million units per course followed Read more [...]
Second period (L. II) lasts an average of 2-4 years, and is characterized by a generalization of the process, which is manifested by skin and mucous membranes as a characteristic rash (syphilides), changes in the general state of the organism (malaise, fatigue, low grade fever, headache, etc.), changes in the blood (seroconversions syphilis, leukocytosis, anemia, accelerated ESR, etc.), as well as functional disorders of the internal organs (lungs, cardiovascular system, gastrointestinal tract). Expressed lesions of internal organs, nervous system, bone apparatus of secondary syphilis are rare.
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The source of infection with syphilis is a sick man, from which it is possible contamination two ways: sexual and domestic. The first way is the most common. Promiscuous with strangers and random individuals often leads to infection. The man with the discovery of the phenomenon of syphilis can easily infect healthy and everyday way: using a common, mug, spoon, a common towel, toothbrush, wind instruments, razor, etc. You can get infected, finishing someone else's cigarette, kissing with a patient. Children can be infected through the toys that he took in his mouth had syphilis child. There Read more [...]
Approximately six weeks after the primary sore (after 45-50 days after infection) study of the patient's blood is a clear indication syphilis - Becomes positive Wassermann *.
It must be remembered that the slightest ssadinka, sore or pimple on the genitals, in the lip, mouth, or other areas appeared after sexual intercourse, especially with a stranger, should be alarming. In such cases, the most prudent - to immediately seek medical attention. This is important because the treatment started in the primary period of syphilis, the quickest recovery, and delay is a delay in starting treatment Read more [...]
In progressive paralysis, along with permanent hearing damage and vision observed speech disorders (the inability to pronounce the long words, missing letters or whole words), letters, paralysis of limbs and many other disorders of the brain *. Disappear personality characteristics of the person, dementia occurs, the person becomes mentally ill. He loses his sense of shame, it is cynical, not to the extent of ease, tactless, loses the ability to analyze their behavior and allows ridiculous things. Against the background of dementia in some patients have delusions. Sometimes these patients commit Read more [...]
Syphilitic sores usually heal spontaneously disappear without any treatment. Again comes the hidden period. Person feels healthy, his ability to work is almost broken. But it does not say anything about his recovery, the spontaneous cure of syphilis does not happen. The disease is only subtle but quietly continuing their destructive work in the body and slowly erodes it. Syphilis and latent periods of the flow can be transmitted to others, especially during intercourse.
Syphilis the first time "trying" to be noticed everywhere and "pretending innocence." His rashes and Read more [...]
"Behavior - is a mirror in which everyone shows his face." Goethe
Deviations from the normal sexual life and its disorders to some extent related and infectious diseases, has been called venereal *. Venereal, or sex, disease - the common name of three infectious diseases, syphilis, gonorrhea and chancroid, united in one group by transmission - often sexually (contact infection). To sexually transmitted includes the so-called fourth venereal disease - poradenitis (disease Nicolas and Favre, viral), and trichomoniasis. Two of them - chancroid and poradenitis - in the Soviet Union did Read more [...]
Protivosifiliticheskie means - drugs used for the treatment and prevention of syphilis. By protivosifiliticheskih tools include drugs penicillin (see penicillin) - benzylpenicillin sodium salt, a potassium salt of benzylpenicillin, ekmonovotsillin, bicillin 1 bicillin 3, bismuth preparations (biyohinol, bismoverol, bitiurol, pentabismol) preparations of arsenic (novarsenol, miarsenol, osarsol ). Preparations of mercury, previously widely used to treat syphilis, now with that purpose are not used due to the low efficiency.
Penicillin drugs are a major protivosifiliticheskih funds. The short penicillins Read more [...]
STI screening should begin by asking the patient about subjective sensations (itching, tenderness), the alleged cause of the disease, its prescription for, apply the treatment and its effectiveness, the presence of hypersensitivity to the drug, food substances, the presence of this disease in relatives, with contagious - a possible source of infection of such diseases among others ill. We must also bear in mind the general survey data (see above).
By careful examination with a good even light determines if the skin rash elements (primary and secondary), especially its location and distribution Read more [...]
Inflammatory diseases (Acute and chronic inflammation of the mucous membranes of the nose - see Rhinitis). Abscess and acute perihondrit septum occur after damage to the external nose bleeding under the mucous membrane of the nasal septum to form a hematoma. Later, when infected hematoma may form an abscess. Treatment for a hematoma - repeated suctioning blood syringe and thick nasal tamponade, with abscess formation - autopsy abscess and swabbing the nasal cavity. The use of antibiotics accelerates the regression of inflammation. Boils on the tip of the nose or wing are often a manifestation Read more [...]
At the beginning of the century were made fundamental discoveries in the study of syphilis. Mechnikov and E. Roux made successful experiments on monkeys infected with syphilis (1903). In subsequent years, the experimental study of syphilis, gonorrhea engaged A. (Germany), DK Zabolotny (Russia), etc. F. Schaudinn and E. Hoffmann (1905, Germany) opened the causative agent of syphilis, pale treponemu. A. Wasserman in 1906 offered for serological diagnosis of syphilis. X. Noguchi (Japan) studied syphilis CNS. Significant role in the treatment of syphilis played by the introduction salvarsan (P. Read more [...]