Chlamydia

Electron micrograph of Treponema pallidum on cultures of cotton-tail rabbit epithelium cells (Sf1Ep). Treponema pallidum is the causative agent of syphilis. (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)

San Francisco Leads The Country In Rate Of Syphilis Infections

San Francisco, which already leads the country in a few areas, such as housing prices, number of restaurants, minimum wage and baseball, can now claim to be number one in another category.

02/06/2015

Spike In STD Cases Concerns SF Health Department

San Francisco health officials are urging people who are sexually active to get regular STD testing as there appears to be a rise in Chlamydia, gonorrhea and syphilis.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–02/21/2011