How the organism attacks
Both men and women are victims
In the mucus membranes and bodily fluids.
Highly contagious disease. It is caused by Treponema palladium and it's hard to recognize.
- Painless sores
- Sore throat
- Weight loss
- Hair loss
- Neck stiffness, headaches, irritability, paralysis, unequal reflexes.
If syphilis is left untreated then it can eventually cause damage of eyes, nerves, brain, joints, heart, blood vessels, liver, bones
Deaths per year
Death rate: 799.5 deaths per 100,000 population