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Description:This was a case of congenital syphilis resulting in the death of this newborn infant.
Depending on how long a pregnant woman has been infected, she has a good chance of having a stillbirth, known as “syphilitic stillbirth”, or of giving birth to a baby who dies shortly after birth.
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Links:CDC – Nat. Center for HIV, STD and TB Prevention: Some Facts about Syphilis
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