Treponematosis, Bejel Type

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  • Dichuchwa
  • Native Syphilis
  • Frenga
  • Njovera
  • Nonvenereal Syphilis
  • Siti
  • Treponematosis, Bejel Kind

Condition Subdivisions

  • None

General Conversation
Bejel is an infectious disease that is uncommon in the Usa however common in certain components of the globe. The infection is very much like syphilis however is not sexually transmitted. Many regularly, transmission is through non-sexual skin contact or by typical usage of eating and drinking utensils. The organism that creates bejel belongs to the exact same household as the bacterium that creates syphilis, pinta as well as yaws and is known as treponema. Treponemas are spiral-shaped microorganisms (spirochetes). Additionally called native syphilis, bejel is characterized by sores of the skin and bones that start in the mouth and also progress in progressive stages. The late phases are the most serious.

Bejel is typical in completely dry, warm climates specifically in the countries of the eastern Mediterranean region and also in Saharan West Africa.

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