Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Human genes for syphilis

Syphilis [DOID:4166]

A primary bacterial infectious disease that is a sexually transmitted systemic disease, has_material_basis_in Treponema pallidum subsp pallidum, which is transmitted_by sexual contact, transmitted_by blood product transfusion, transmitted_by congenital method from mother to fetus or transmitted_by contact with infectious lesions. If left untreated, produces chancres, rashes, and systemic lesions in a clinical course with three stages continued over many years.

Synonyms:  syphilis,  DOID:4166,  syphilises,  syphilitic chancre,  syphilitic chancres