Summary

For the first time since 2004, congenital syphilis has re-emerged in Victoria. Left untreated, congenital syphilis can lead to premature delivery, long-term neurological problems, bone deformities, deafness and fetal death (stillbirth). This factsheet contains important information and treatment advice on congenital syphilis for health professionals.

Details

Publication Type
Document
Topic
Factsheets
Date Published
25 Mar 2019
Size
3 pages
Available format
docx
Author
Department of Health & Human Services