When and How to test for Syphilis

Syphilis Test Phew. Finally found the time to sit down and pen this long awaited entry. I have been getting questions about Syphilis testing and would like to set the record straight. Syphilis Symptoms First of all a few basic facts. Syphilis is a bacteria. It is transmitted via direct skin contact with contagious Syphilitic lesions. What are considered contagious Syphilitic lesions you say? Well, they are ulcers caused by Syphilis (known as a Chancres) and the skin rash that occurs in secondary Syphilis. The ulcers are generally single and...

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