Syphilis

This funduscopic image reveals the effects of late neuro-ocular syphilis on the optic disk and retina. (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)

Cases Of Ocular Syphilis In San Francisco And Other West Coast Cities Increasing

Health officials in California are warning primary care and eye doctors to be on the lookout for ocular syphilis, as clusters of the disease hit San Francisco and other West Coast cities.

03/11/2015

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Bay Area Porn Companies Continue Production Despite SoCal Syphilis Outbreak

Two Bay Area gay pornography production companies told CBS SF that they will continue to produce films this week despite calls from an industry group for a nationwide shutdown due to syphilis concerns.

CBS San Francisco–08/21/2012

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