1. What causes syphilis?
Syphilis is a sexually transmitted disease caused by bacteria. It can be spread very easily and can trigger all sorts of symptoms and complications.
2. Is it true that there are different stages of syphilis?
Yes, it is true. There are several stages of syphilis and each one is comprised of different sets of signs and symptoms.
The primary stage is characterized by a round, painless sore known as a chancre. It is small and will go away after about three to six weeks even without treatment.
The secondary stage kicks in once the chancre has disappeared. Its symptoms include rashes on the palms of the hands and soles of the feet, warts on the vulva, and other flu-like signs.
The latent and late stages are when the more serious symptoms and complications occur.
3. How is syphilis diagnosed?
The best way to diagnose syphilis is by undergoing a syphilis test. There are different ways to test for syphilis, and probably the most convenient method is by using a rapid syphilis test kit.
4. Where can I get a rapid syphilis test kit?
A rapid syphilis test kit is available at online medical shops such as STD Rapid Test Kits. Go to the website and buy one now.